EVENT: SuperSpeak - AAC and Play for Emerging Communicators (FREE!)
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 9:30-11:30 am, TASK Anaheim (FREE EVENT!)
practitioners and parents of all levels! Learn about SuperSpeak, an
iPad app that allows nonverbal children to communicate using
photos, sounds and symbols. This app includes location
awareness. Participants receive a free one-month SuperSpeak
subscription. Use this workshop for professional development
hours. Click here for more information and to register.
HAS A NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR!
TASK is happy to
welcome Mario Haug as our new Executive Director. Check
our news page to learn
more about Mario!
For almost 40 years
TASK has helped families navigate the complex world of special
education. Our vision is for all children to have access to a
substantive education, so they can realize their greatest potential.
Many TASK staff
members were once clients themselves. Their stories inspire hope and
remind us that there can always be a happy ending.
Learn about Rita's story!
Haga clic aquí para leer “La
Historia de Rita.” (PDF)
TASK is a nonprofit
organization that specializes in special education and assistive
technology support for the families of children with disabilities and
the professionals who serve them.
Learn more about
job opportunities at TASK.
DOWNLOAD THE NEW TASK FLYER!
Read our new board member, Kathy Daigle's story, view
our list of upcoming workshops and more in the summer edition of the
TASK flyer. Click here to download your copy (PDF format).
is currently seeking interns! A TASK internship allows college students
to explore nonprofit careers related to social work, special education,
law, civil rights, speech and language pathology, assistive technology,
marketing and development. Interns develop skills and work experience.
For more information, download the internship flyer.
To apply, download the application!
IS A VOICE OPTIONS DEMO CENTER!
TASK is thrilled to be
center for the new Voice Options
California Speech Technology Program. This
program connects Californians with speech language disabilities to
iPads with speech apps. Using a speech app may make being understood
easier and allow you to speak independently. Voice Options is a pilot
program of the California Public Utilities Commission. For more
information on this program, check out the
Voice Options website or download
the accessible brochure.
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FORWARD WITH SPECIAL EDUCATION KNOWLEDGE!
Sign up for a TASK
workshop and get the knowledge and tools you need to be your child's
best special education advocate! Click here for more workshop
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