Monthly Archives: April 2015

PASDA + Special Hope = Partnership with People First of California

Teamwork 101

The Special Hope Foundation met the folks from People First of California (PFCA)  through our friends at The Pacific Alliance on Disability Self Advocacy (PADSA), and it was a match made in heaven–a great example of how like-minded organizations can get together, support one another, and make a difference.

The players:

The Pacific […]

2017-05-03T11:02:57+00:00 April 16th, 2015|News, Special Hope Blog|

Going to the Doctor—Fearlessly—with Autism

Parent volunteer Ute Ren taking Victors blood pressure.
photo by Shannon Carr


The Special Hope Foundation is committed to making quality health care accessible to adults with disabilities. Shannon Carr of the Morgan Autism Center shares the story of how parent Ute Ren is helping individuals with autism feel more comfortable visiting the doctor.

Visiting the […]

2017-05-03T11:03:44+00:00 April 7th, 2015|Special Hope Blog|

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