San Diego Chapter

TACA San Diego holds Chapter Meetings, Coffee Talks and family events throughout the year. Our meetings 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.


TACA's Family Carnival

June 5, 2022

Oak Canyon Park
5305 Santiago Canyon Rd
Silverado, CA 92676

After a two-year hiatus caused by COVID, it was wonderful to be back together with more than 1,000 parents, caregivers, TACA supporters, and most importantly, children and young adults with special needs for a day of community and fun in a secure and safe environment.  Please join us in June 2023.

San Diego Events

Friday, December 9

Teen/Adult Virtual Parent Meeting

10:00 AM PST

Parents with Teens & Adults - Let’s get together virtually with TACA and plan for the Holidays. TACA mentors will be sharing ideas to help your family this holiday season. Ideas including special food, family gatherings, gift ideas for your sensory seeker (or avoider!) and lots more will be shared and discussed. You don’t have to come up with every great idea yourself! Every attendee will receive handouts with Holiday tips and family letter to give to family and friends who might appreciate a little extra detail about how to help your child make the most of this holiday season. Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

Wednesday, December 14

National Virtual Parent Meeting

4:30 PM PST

Happy Holidays TACA Families! Join our National Support Meeting this month where we will talk self-care and share tips for a smoother holiday season and school break. You can share resources with others, join the conversation or just listen in, everyone is welcome as we explore all things autism and the holiday season! Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

Thursday, December 15

Central San Diego Coffee Talk

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST
Location: Denny’s, (Cross Street Riverdale)
10430 Friar’s Road
San Diego, CA 92120

Join us for breakfast and to share ideas that will help you and your family thrive during the holidays. An RSVP is required to attend this event.

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