Resources – Disabilities

NAMI- Tri-Valley Parent Resource and Support Group

2017-07-07T20:02:23+00:00 January 26th, 2017|

NAMI, (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Tri-Valley Parent Resource and Support Group meets for parents with children to age 17 diagnosed or suspected of having bipolar or other mood disorders.  The group is drop-in, no registration required and is free. When: Third Tuesday each month, 7-9 PM Where: Meet at Pathways To Wellness, 5674 Stoneridge

Parkinson’s Support Groups- Pleasanton

2017-06-29T20:18:59+00:00 December 6th, 2016|

Monthly Parkinson's Support Groups are available in the Tri-Valley. When: second Saturday of each month, 10:00 AM - Noon Where:  Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd., Pleasanton A group exercise class for Parkinson's Disease and other neurological & mobility challenges is also offered. When: Thursdays, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Where:  Lynnewood United Methodist Church,

Regional Center for the East Bay, RCEB

2017-06-29T23:17:17+00:00 June 21st, 2016|

Regional Center of the East Bay, (RCEB) serves people of all ages with developmental disabilities.  RCEB als serve infants and toddlers with developmental delay as well as those who are at high risk for developmental disability or those who have an established risk for developmental disability. The RCEB is one of 21 Regional Centers that

Ability Now Bay Area

2017-06-29T23:48:01+00:00 March 30th, 2016|

Ability Now Bay Area, a 501 (c) 3, non-profit  offers opportunity, advocacy and advancement for people with disabilities in Alameda and Contra Costa counties.  Formerly known as the Cerebral Palsy Center it offers services to adults with developmental and physical disabilities.  Programs include education, communication, computer literacy, vocational training, wellness and community integration while promoting

Community Resources for Independent Living (CRIL)

2017-07-07T21:12:20+00:00 November 24th, 2015|

Community Resources for Independent Living, (CRIL)  is a peer-based organization that advocates and provides resources for people with disabilities to improve lives and make communities fully accessible.  Services include (see website for list of complete programs): Information and Referral ( I & R):  CRIL is not only a centralized resource for disability-related questions, it is

Epilepsy Support Group (Eric’s Corner)

2017-07-07T21:59:32+00:00 October 30th, 2014|

The mission of Eric's Corner is to raise awareness of epilepsy and to connect our community with resources to effectively manage an epilepsy diagnosis. This group provides both an atmosphere of sharing facilitated by a group of individuals with over 15 years experience living with seizure disorders; and an opportunity to host guest speakers from

FRIDAY FRIENDS Pleasanton

2017-07-07T22:12:08+00:00 September 30th, 2014|

This Bible study & fellowship is for adults 18 and over with developmental disabilities.  The meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month from mid-September through June. Each meeting starts at 6:00pm with a free dinner at 6:15pm followed by prayer time, Bible study, crafts, and games. Special events are also

Pocket Guide to Human Services

2013-08-26T17:06:15+00:00 August 26th, 2013|

The Pocket Guides were developed by the cities of Livermore and Pleasanton and updated by the city of Dublin as a handy resource to connect residents to Human Services, not only in the Tri-Valley, but in Alameda County as well. This Pocket Guide is given to Police Officers who may encounter residents during the course

CREATIVE AUTISM SOLUTIONS TEAM (CAST)

2017-06-30T01:06:41+00:00 August 14th, 2013|

This program which strives to provide a readily affordable facility where the autistic can be cared for and their gifts nurtured is looking for volunteers to work with youths (ages 8-24).  As school begins in the fall, the hours will be 2:30-6:00 pm.  You can find the volunteer form at www.castcal.org. Contact: Annette Musso, Founder/Director, (925) 784-1537