Family Support Network’s CAMP TLC

They are looking for families with special children 4 and younger but you have to register. Thanks, Melynda Le, for sharing this info! WHAT: TLC Conference (Teaching Loving Care) WHERE: Irvine Ranch Outdoor Education Center WHO: Families in Orange County who have a child under the age of 4 with a special need WHEN: September 7th, 8th and 9th, 2012 WHY: To learn and have fun! COST: $40.00 family application fee (Fee can be waived if family is in extreme financial hardship. Request a fee waiver when submitting an application.) Note: Each family must provide their own transportation to and from the conference Camp TLC is a unique camp … READ MORE

Surf Lessons with OT Therapist Karyn Strong!

1.5 hour individual Surf Lessons with OT Therapist Karyn Strong! Wednesday and Friday mornings thru July 27, 2012. Equipment will be provided. *********************************** Come surf with BIG FUN this summer and explore the water like never before. Students will discuss: ocean safety and awareness, discover balancing techniques, learn paddling positions, and practice riding waves JUNE 27-JULY 27 2012 Location: Newport Pier 1.5 hour individual sessions offered twice a week. Wednesday & Friday mornings Equipment will be provided. Open to children of all ages and levels of function. Students must be pool safe. Call to reserve your space! Phone: 310-837-7849 or 877-BIG-FUN8 More info about the Occupational Therapist Karyn Strong can … READ MORE

Free Skateboarding Lessons with Skatedogs!

Autism in Long Beach is hosting a Skate Clinic Sunday, September 30, 2012 @ 1:00 PM Free Skateboard lessons with our friends Skatedogs. Siblings included. More info closer to date. RSVP is a must. Registration will close if we fill up so if you don’t show you are taking the place of another family who may want to attend. El Dorado Park – Duck Pond N Studebaker Rd & E Los Arcos St, Long Beach, CA (map) Other side of Duck pond near Stage See link for RSVP info…


I finally did it! It didn’t take much persuasion from friends to start my own blog since I already love doing this but now I have a special page dedicated to my cause. I’m sharing Autism-friendly social events happening all over OC as I find them so that our kids can try new things without feeling judged. Hope you find my page useful. Let’s Play OC!