2017-2018 Resources, Conferences, and Other Information:
Bridging the Gap Between Home & School Disabilities Fair - April 7, 2018
Pearland ISD is proud to partner with the Pearland Autism Connection and local school districts for the upcoming Disabilities Resource Fair. This is a great opportunity for parents to learn more about how to work with their child at home using behavior/communication strategies, to access community resources, to plan for the future, to collaborate with school staff, and much more. This event is FREE to the public and FREE child care is available for students with disabilities with advanced registration. We look forward to seeing you there!
504 & Special Education Friendly Driver's Education Program - XLR8 Drivers Education
Autism Grant Project (AGP): Parent-Directed Treatment, sponsored by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
This project provides face-to-face and/or online training at no cost to the parents and caregivers of children up to age 22 with core features of autism spectrum disorder. Parents and caregivers will learn how to improve their child's communication skills.
Helpful Resources for Students with Autism:
Websites and Other Information for Parents
Moms to Moms Support Group
Children and Adults with ADD/ADHD Parent Support Group
Sandy - 281-265-7445
Family to Family Network
Meets first Monday of month/7:30 p.m.
United Way Building
1300 Bay Area Blvd.
Lori Ferrazi - 713-436-2104
Parent Networking - The Believers
Meets third Wednesday of month
Jacqueline Stephano - 281-990-6284
Man-II-Man Support Group
For fathers with special needs children
Frederick Jefferson - 281-687-4694
Respite care and information for families with special-needs children
Email or 713-444-2770
HUGS for Autism, Inc.
Anti-bullying organization focused on training/assistance to special-needs students
Jermaine Leahman - 281-668-8910
Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities
2016-2017 Community Speaker Series