Texas Chapter

TACA holds monthly meetings in many locations throughout the United States that feature educational speakers on important topics and allow family members to connect with one another and stay on top of the latest information in the autism world. Each TACA group maintains a resource library of the latest autism books and DVDs/CDs that can be checked out by members at no charge.

Texas Events

Friday, September 21

Coffee Talk

10:00 - 11:30 AM
La Madeleine
987 E Interstate 30
Rockwall, TX 75087

Bring your questions and concerns or come to listen and learn. In a moderated, roundtable type discussion we will address the issues most important to attendees and pick the brains of other parents who have been there. Come for referrals, resources, support, and hope. Lending library and resource table will be available. Look for us in the TACA shirts in the Party Room. Free Journey Guides for new attending families.

Tuesday, October 2

AES Conference Morning Take-Aways

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Unrefined Bakery
3411 Preston Rd #8
Frisco, TX 75034

Join us for a morning cup of coffee and get the latest tips and information from the Autism Education Summit. With several notes taken throughout the conference, there will be lots of helpful information to share. This coffee talk will be a great time to get new ideas to help your family based off of the latest info presented at the local conference. TACA is super excited for this opportunity to share some conference energy, inspiration, and hope with you. Lending Library will be available.

Saturday, October 6

Autism Conference Share Zone

12:00 - 2:00 PM
Humperdinks Brewpub
700 Six Flags Dr
Arlington, TX 76011

Join TACA Texas in Arlington to talk about the latest autism conference. This is a great meeting to attend if you didn't make it all the conference sessions, felt overwhelmed with the information, do not feel you know where to start with treatments or you are wanting to talk about it some more. We invite you to share what you learned. Let's hear all the latest research and treatments that were presented.
Ask the host or hostess to help you locate the TACA Table at Humperdinks and look for parents wearing TACA shirts. We look forward to meeting you.

Sunday, October 7

Fall Into Family Fun with TACA

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Blase Family Farm
1232 East Fork Drive
Rockwall, TX 75087

You're invited to a special private event for families with autism at Blase Family Farm. Enjoy this picturesque Texas farm with a petting zoo, hayride, hot dog and pumpkins. The farm train will run for free till noon. TACA will provide a photographer to capture your little pumpkins photos. Pumpkins are available for purchase. This is an outdoor event, cancellations may occur due to inclement weather. This event is free, however a RSVP is required to attend.

Tuesday, November 13

TACA Night

7:30 - 9:30 PM
Pie Tap
1900 Preston Rd, Suite 329
Plano, TX 75093

Join TACA Texas at Pie Tap in Plano for Pie Night! Look for the TACA shirts and let's have some fun with a side of hope. Please RSVP to save your seat!

Friday, November 16

Coffee Talk

10:00 - 11:30 AM
La Madeleine
987 E Interstate 30
Rockwall, TX 75087

Bring your questions and concerns or come to listen and learn. In a moderated, roundtable type discussion we will address the issues most important to attendees and pick the brains of other parents who have been there. Come for referrals, resources, support, and hope. Lending library and resource table will be available. Look for us in the TACA shirts in the Party Room. Free Journey Guides for new attending families.

Saturday, November 24

Harlem Globetrotters TACA Family Event

1:00 PM
American Airlines Center
2500 Victory Ave
Dallas, TX 75219

Let's watch the Harlem Globetrotters with TACA Texas. Come out with the rest of TACA families and enjoy an exclusive discount ticket to the Harlem Globetrotters Dallas Game. Meet and get a group photo with the Team at halftime! Tickets are $17 and must be purchased in advance by the deadline of 11/20/18 by calling Cole Arrington at (678) 497-1877 or emailing him at arrington@harlemglobtrotters.com

Don't Know Where to Start?

Try our Autism Journey Blueprints!
These were created as a quick introduction reference guide for families on the autism journey.

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TACA provides education, support and hope to the autism community.