Orange County Chapter

TACA Orange County holds Autism Learning Seminars, Coffee Talks and family events throughout the year. Our seminars feature educational speakers on important topics for ASD families. Our Coffee Talks and family events provide more settings where families can informally network, share resources and speak with seasoned parents. We even have a resource library of the latest autism books and DVDs/CDs that can be checked out by members at no charge. Come to a TACA Event!

Orange County Events

Thursday, September 19

FREE Legal Advice Clinics for TACA Families

6:00 - 8:00 PM
TACA Irvine Office
2222 Martin St. Ste. 140
Irvine, CA 92612

The Autism Community in Action (TACA), in collaboration with the Special Education Law Firm (SELF), will be hosting monthly FREE legal advice clinics for TACA families. Services for this clinic will be provided by SELF attorneys and advocates and members of TACA’s ProBono attorney panel. Click here to see more dates and get more information.

Thursday, September 19

Coffee Talk & Learn: Back to School IEP

6:30 - 8:30 PM
TACA Irvine Office
2222 Martin St. Ste. 140
Irvine, CA 92612

It’s Back to School time, let’s start the school year off right. What are the do’s and don’ts with a new school, staff, or teacher? Come get your questions answered and get ideas on how to make this year a great school year. RSVP so we can save you a seat! Autism Journey Guides available to new attending families.

Saturday, September 21

TACA Fall Festival

9:00 - 11:00 AM
Rockin’ Jump Trampoline Park
1411 S. Village Way
Santa Ana, CA 92705

TACA Families are invited to join us as we celebrate FALL at Rockin’ Jump. This annual TACA event will be closed to the public and provides TACA families and their children the opportunity to experience a fun day in a safe and supportive environment, surrounded by other families who are familiar with autism. Rockin’ Jump is an exciting place for kids of all sizes and abilities to run, jump and play with activities that include X-Beam, Vertigo Climbing Tower, Open Jump area, Dodge Ball area, Stunt Bag area, Slam Dunk Zone and more! Join us for an amazing day!
TACA Activity Waiver & Rockin' Jump Waiver are Required to Participate

Tuesday, September 24

Parents of Teens/Adults Coffee Talk: Pre-Conference Game Plan

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
TACA Irvine Office
2222 Martin St. Ste. 140
Irvine, CA 92612

Whether it's your first time or fifth time to the TACA National Conference it's always good to have a game plan. Come check out the schedule, learn about the new transition track, and some helpful tips and tricks to make conference go smoothly this year!! Please RSVP so we have enough handouts.

Thursday, September 26

Coffee Talk: Pre-Conference Game Plan

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Anaheim First Church of the Nazarene
1340 N. Candlewood St.
Anaheim, CA 92805
right off East St and the 91 freeway.

Whether it's your first time or fifth time to the TACA National Conference it's always good to have a game plan. Come check out the schedule, learn about the new transition track, and some helpful tips and tricks to make conference go smoothly this year!! Please RSVP so we have enough handouts.

Thursday, September 26

Back to School Coffee Talk

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Kitchen in the Canyon
845 Laguna Canyon Rd
Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Summer's Over! The kids are back in school! Let’s connect and talk about how to make sure your kiddo has a great year! Bring your questions and concerns and we will brainstorm together. No Autism topic is off limits, join us for help and support! Please RSVP for this event so that we save you a seat.
Lots of FREE parking! We will be outside on the patio.

Monday, September 30

Coffee Talk: Pre-Conference Game Plan

6:00 - 8:00 PM
We Rock The Spectrum Kids Gym
23572 Moulton Pkwy #102
Laguna Hills, CA 92637

Whether it's your first time or your fifth time to the TACA National Conference it's always good to have a game plan. Come check out the schedule, learn about the new transition track, and some helpful tips and tricks to make conference go smoothly this year!! Please RSVP so we have enough handouts.Kids can play for $8 while parents receive education and support.

Thursday, October 10

FREE Legal Advice Clinics for TACA Families

6:00 - 8:00 PM
TACA Irvine Office
2222 Martin St. Ste. 140
Irvine, CA 92612

The Autism Community in Action (TACA), in collaboration with the Special Education Law Firm (SELF), will be hosting monthly FREE legal advice clinics for TACA families. Services for this clinic will be provided by SELF attorneys and advocates and members of TACA’s ProBono attorney panel. Click here to see more dates and get more information.

Thursday, November 21

FREE Legal Advice Clinics for TACA Families

6:00 - 8:00 PM
TACA Irvine Office
2222 Martin St. Ste. 140
Irvine, CA 92612

The Autism Community in Action (TACA), in collaboration with the Special Education Law Firm (SELF), will be hosting monthly FREE legal advice clinics for TACA families. Services for this clinic will be provided by SELF attorneys and advocates and members of TACA’s ProBono attorney panel. Click here to see more dates and get more information.

Thank you to our Orange County partners who support us and our local family events.

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