Events & Calendar


TOPSoccer Program

for Players with Special Needs

TOPSoccer Meet and Greet

What can families expect from the program?

  • Programs for kids between ages 7-13
  • Family oriented sessions
  • Noncompetitive environment
  • No soccer experience needed
  • Commitment for 4 weeks
  • Once a week soccer, fun and games

Learn more about TOPS and who to contact by viewing the flyer.



An Overview Virtual Series

Join us for a multi-part series on Medi-Cal where you will learn:

  • about eligibility
    • for citizenship, immigration status and more!
  • the differences between 
    • Fee for Service
    • Medi-Cal Managed Care
    • and Coordinated Care Initiative

Register for part 1


Voices of Native American Families

Co-Sponsored by California State Screening Collaborative and First 5 Association

You’re Invited to Hear What Families Find Helpful and Need to See Improved in Services for their Infants & Toddler

Families and service providers representing Gouk-Gumu Xolpelema Tribal Home Visiting Program, So’oh-Shinálí Sister Project, & Oakland Native American Health Center will share stories with you about their experiences and recommendations for improvements. View the flyer

Register here


Partnership in Planning

Virtual Trainings

The California Department of Developmental Services, in partnership with Support Development Associates, is offering a series of virtual trainings on person-centered thinking and practices. These trainings will be held via webinar, will help assure that key stakeholders, including individuals and their families, providers, and regional center staff are knowledgeable of, and understand the principles and application of person-centered thinking, practices and service planning


GiGi’s Playhouse

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Join Gigi’s Playhouse, Down Syndrome Achievement Centers, for a ribbon cutting ceremony on May 16 at 12:00pm (ceremony at 12:30pm)! The event is at 1701 Santa Clara Dr., Suite 170.

Special guests include Nancy and GiGi Gianni. Food trucks and entertainment for children available. You will get a glimpse of their new location that will be offering free purposeful programs for individuals with Down Syndrome and their families. 



Coffee with Community Services

Service Providers are welcome to join us every Friday, beginning October 16, from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm for Coffee with Community Services!

Join the meeting with this link
Meeting number: 146 702 4974
Password: 2TYbUbKv9w6
or call 1-844-621-3956
Access code: 146 702 4974


Self-Advocacy Meetings

Week of May 3

This week’s Self-Advocacy Meetings are open to all Self-Advocates!

Thursday, May 6 at 4:00pm: Creative Writing with Greg Lewis
At Greg’s safe writers group, there is no criticism, only helpful suggestions & encouragement.
Join with this link.