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Have you met Julia?

There are several new shows on TV currently or are debuting shortly that feature a character with Autism.  Over the next month we will highlight these shows and would love to get your feedback. First, we are going to talk about Julia, the newest Muppet on Sesame Street who has autism. The show debuted Julia in […]

ELARC New Parent Orientation for Early Start Program

The East Los Angeles Regional Center will be holding orientation for new parents in the Early Start Program. Dates have been announced through the remainder of 2017. You will meet the staff of the ELARC, other parents and learn what the Early Start Program can do for you.  You will need to RSVP for a […]

SGP Regional Center Critical Issues Forum

The San Gabriel/Pomona Regional Center is holding its second Critical Issues Forum on Wednesday, July 26 from 10 a.m. – noon. The topic of this forum is  the Fair Hearing Process.  If you’ve been denied a service or simply want to find out more information about the appeal process and the fair hearing process, this meeting […]

LABA Meeting June 17th

The Latino Association of Applied Behavior Analysis in association with LASABA is hosting a general meeting on June 17th at Cal State Los Angeles. The meeting runs from 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. and is open to anyone who would like to attend. The guest speaker is Dr. Michele Wallace. Everyone is welcome but reservation […]

Autism Speaks Walk 2017

All of us at Familias First were excited and happy to meet and talk with family, friends and everyone who came out to walk and support Autism Awareness! Along with our sister agency, CBC Education, we had games, activities and lots of giveaways all day at our booth. It was a fantastic day all around! […]

Tips for the Autism Walk

Welcome back everyone, We hope you all are enjoying this beautiful Autism Awareness Month. For this post we wanted to focus on reminders for the upcoming Autism Walk on April 29th, 2017! We will be sharing some information about the event, the Familias First booth that will be set up on that day for you […]