Events & Calendar



A Network to Increase Advocacy and Decrease Disparities for Black Children

Sankofa was founded in 2015 in order to meet the unique needs of parents of Black  children with autism and other developmental disabilities. In collaboration with UC Davis Mind Institute, Sankofa is hosting once a month virtual meetings for parents, caregivers, and providers of Black disabled children. The mission is to provide culturally sensitive information and provide a safe space for families and providers. 

Alta Sponsored Event

Self-Determination Advisory Committee Meeting

The Self-Determination Advisory Committee (SDAC) will meet at Alta California Regional Center located at 2241 Harvard Street, Suite 100 Sacramento, CA 95815, or via virtual web conferencing, on upcoming dates listed below.

Upcoming meeting dates (all meetings are from 1:00pm - 3:00 pm):


Play Date at Southside Park, Sacramento

Access Leisure and Southside Clubhouse are hosting a Play Date event at Southside Park and Southside Clubhouse. Are you ready come out and play? With social distancing guidelines in mind, join them for an inclusive play program! Playdates will include science, art, and music activities. This program is open to youth of all abilities, ages 3-12. Parents and/or care providers can connect, share their experiences, network, learn about local resources available.


Coffee with Community Services

Service Providers are welcome to join us every Friday, beginning June 4, from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm for Coffee with Community Services!

Join the meeting with this link
Meeting number: 187 984 9134
Password: PwRVCSrM372


California Children’s Services

California Children’s Services (CSS) Training

Join us to for a training about CSS on Wednesday, October 27 from 10:00am – 12:00pm, presented by Maria Iriarte from Disability Rights California. Register here.

We will discuss:

  • What is CSS?
  • What is the difference between CCS and Medi-Cal?
  • Who is eligible for it?
  • What is a whole child model?

Read Your IEP

Making Sense of It

Join us and Cid van Koersal, Special Education Specialist, on Tuesday, November 9 from 3:30pm – 5:30pm to learn how to Read Your IEP and make sense of information such as:

  • PLOP
  • Special Factors
  • ITP
  • Annual Goals
  • Offer of FAPE

Space is limited, register in advance.

Reading the IEP