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

Thursday, December 6

TACA Breakfast Club

9:00 - 11:00 AM
Start Restaurant
5533 Old Lebanon Rd
Frisco, TX 75034

We're not in detention! We're just families with autism helping other families with autism while having breakfast and sharing an extra cup of hope. RSVP so we can save you a seat.

Saturday, December 8

TACA Holiday Day Out - A Special Crafty Event

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

Whether you’re an artist or struggle to color inside the lines, every mom will fit in at TACA Holiday Day Out. This special crafty event is especially for caregivers who want to get connected to those who understand the challenges and rewards of being on this journey. Use this time to create your own little piece of art, to get connected or just to get out and have a little fun. All supplies will be provided by TACA Elves (ornaments & decorations). Look for the friendly TACA shirts in the overflow room.

Friday, December 14

TACA Coffee Talk - Ho Ho Hope for the Holidays

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

Come for moderated discussion, ideas, and information all aimed at helping parents plan their holidays with their child's unique needs in mind. Each attendee will have a chance to work on a combo list to help consider great gifts for their child as well as consider new rewards for motivation during times when children are learning and working on new skills. Each attendee will also take home TACA's newest family magnet to serve as their hopeful reminder in between coffee talks. Look for us in the Party Room. Free Journey Guides available to new attending families.

Thursday, January 10

Coffee Talk

7:00 - 9:00 PM
La Madeleine
8008 TX-121 #100
Frisco, TX 75034

It's a New Year and everyone is ready for goals, accomplishments and new ideas to help our children with autism have their best year ever. Join us with your biggest concerns, topics that interest you, or daily struggles you may need help with. In a moderated, roundtable-style discussion, we will address the hottest issues and pick the brains of families that have been there. Come for referrals, advice, recipes, resources, and learn from the experience of others. We each can't know everything, but when we come together, great things happen! Look for the friendly faces in TACA shirts in the party room!
Free Journey Guides available to new attending families.

Don't Know Where to Start?

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These were created as a quick introduction reference guide for families on the autism journey.

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