SEPTAR brings families and educators together to meet the special education needs of children in Redwood City



Special Presentation: "I'm Important Too: Siblings of Special Needs Kids "

This presentation offer parents strategies, tools, and techniques for meeting and balancing the needs of typically developing and special needs siblings.

Presenter: Chris Harris, MEd, Director of Children’s Health Council Schools and Head of Esther B. Clark School.

When: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 7pm

Where: Redwood City School District Office, 750 Bradford Street, Redwood City

Free childcare and Spanish language translation

RSVP: email Cathy or Kay

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Mom's Night Out

Please JOIN us for our annual MOM’s NIGHT OUT! SEPTAR, Art Social, and Milagros have partnered to give mothers an evening out to dine, socialize, and paint.  

When: Tuesday, May 20th, 6:30pm – 9:30pm

Where: Milagros, 1099 Middlefield Road, Redwood City

Cost (Dinner + Painting):  $40 per person

RSVP: email Leslie or Kay

White Flowers

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Resilience in The Classroom: Helping Students with Special Needs

Material from Lisa Medoff presentation February 27, 2014.


Please note: This schedule is subject to change. Check back here or on our Facebook page for updates. We also announce meetings on our egroup. To join, send a message to:


Parent Support Group

Share information and ideas, meet other parents and family members, and learn more about how to take care of yourself. Meetings are facilitated by Amy Stratton MS MFTI.

Time: 9:00am to 10:30am

2014 Dates: January 15, February 19, March 26, April 25, May 21

Location: Sage Therapy, 1690 Woodside Road Suite 206, Redwood City

For more information call Judy at (650) 576-4271 or email


email Group

SEPTAR hosts an egroup for the Redwood City special education community. You can join the group by sending an email to:


SEPTAR Library

Please donate books, DVD’s or other materials related to parenting, special needs, therapy etc. All items will be available for checkout to SEPTAR members. A listing of the materials will be available soon. Bring donations to a meeting or to Judy at Sage Therapy, 1690 Woodside Road #206, Redwood City.


Bright Idea Grants

Grants up to $250 are available for Special Education department staff for equipment, supplies, or activities. Download application form.



Make a gift Your gift directly supports our programs. You can give online or by sending your check to:

750 Bradford St.
Redwood City, CA 94063

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