The Miracle League of San Diego is a community of children, parents and volunteers who encourage and support one another both on the field and off. The following are additional resources for our families. If you have information or resources you would like to share, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ADAPTIVE SPORTS & RECREATION ASSOCIATION
The Adaptive Sports & Recreation Association’s mission is to improve the quality of life for children and adults with physical disabilities through sports and recreation.
ADDIE’S AUTISM FITTCLUB
A pioneer in San Diego of a true fitness curriculum for children with autism, Addie knows answers, solutions, and evolutionary discoveries are still being made about what works best for those affected by this disorder. However, living with this disorder gives her a unique advantage from an experiential and experimental angle that most other fitness experts do not have.
ARC OF SAN DIEGO, THE
Provide an extensive array of services to people with disabilities in San Diego County.
AUTISM RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF SAN DIEGO
Coordinates and conducts research on the causes of autism and methods of preventing, diagnosing and treating autism.
AUTISM SPECTRUM THERAPIES
Team of clinically strong, compassionate professionals is committed to a single goal: helping individuals with developmental needs of all ages achieve their full potential.
Banding together is to change lives with music.
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder is the nation’s leading non-profit organization serving individuals with ADHD and their families.
CHALLENGED ATHLETES FOUNDATION
Challenged Athletes Foundation provides opportunities and support to people with physical disabilities so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics.
DOWN SYNDROME ASSOCIATION OF SAN DIEGO
The mission of the Down Syndrome Association of San Diego is to enhance the quality of life for people with Down Syndrome and their families through education, social and support programs.
EPILEPSY FOUNDATION OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY
Serving San Diego since 1954, the Epilepsy Foundation of San Diego County leads the fight to stop seizures, find a cure and help overcome challenges associated with Epilepsy.
EXCEPTIONAL FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER
The EFRC serves families of children with disabilities, as well as the professionals who assist them.
Freedom Concepts Inc. (FCI) custom designs tricycles, walkers and chairs to provide mobility and therapeutic benefits for thousands of special needs individuals throughout Canada and the U.S.
The Friendship Circle is a non denominational organization that provides assistance and support to the families of children with special needs regardless of background, faith, race, color or religion.
Social Group for teens with special needs. They have the opportunity to bowl, mini golf, watch movies, star-gaze, and more with a fun group of local teens.
HOME OF GUIDING HANDS
At Home of Guiding Hands, they encourage individuals to dream and pursue fulfillment. They accomplish this by offering many living choices so that people can direct their own lives by choosing the housing arrangement or services that best suits the individual’s needs and wishes.
INNER DANCER PERFORMING ARTS
Provide a new award winning creative DANCE paradigm of inclusion and developmental opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities, typical children, their families and communities through the inspirational medium of the performing arts.
IVEY RANCH PARK ASSOCIATION
Ivey Ranch Park is dedicated to encourage the interaction of disabled and able bodied children, of all ages, by providing educational and recreational activities. Since 1983 we have served children and adults with disabilities but will not exclude the able bodied, since integration, inclusion and interaction are important components of our program.
KIDS INCLUDED TOGETHER
Kids Included Together (KIT) is a non-profit organization specializing in providing best practices training for community-based youth organizations committed to including children with disabilities into their existing recreational, social and child care programs.
MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION
MDA is the non-profit health agency dedicated to curing Muscular Dystrophy, ALS and related diseases by funding worldwide research. The Association also provides comprehensive health care and support services, advocacy and education.
MUSIC PLUS MOVEMENT
Music Plus Movement recognizes the power of music, athletics, and the arts as therapeutic tools and provides a supported experience for individuals with disabilities.
MUSIC THERAPY CENTER OF CALIFORNIA
The Music Therapy Center of California (MTCCA) is the leader in the greater San Diego area providing neurologic music therapy and music lessons for youth with special needs. Our mission is to is to empower people to courageously chase their best-one note at a time.
NATIONAL MS SOCIETY, PACIFIC SOUTH COAST CHAPTER
Dedicated to improving the quality of life for the 45,000 people affected by MS in San Diego, Orange and Imperial Counties, the Pacific South Coast Chapter of the National MS Society advocates for change essential to people with MS.
PACIFIC COAST ADVOCATES
Special Education Advocacy using an effective co-advocacy model. Offering Supportive Sound Solutions for parents of children with disabilities.
PREFERRED THERAPY TOYS
We are two women—Occupational Therapists, and mother and proud auntie—who believe in children’s play as the vehicle for learning. We have the honor to play with amazing kids each day, and we decided to share some of our more treasured tools…the toys.
A non-profit in San Diego developed to empower and assist San Diego families with Autism.
SAN DIEGO REGIONAL CENTER
One of 21 Regional Centers in California, the San Diego offices provide a variety of services to persons with developmental disabilities and their families.
SPECIAL EDUCATION STATION
To bring together Special Education Parents and Professionals from all walks of life, in order to support one another and create the most effective educational team, in order to help each child reach their full potential and create balance within their lives.
UNITED CEREBRAL PALSY OF SAN DIEGO COUNTY
The mission of UCP of San Diego County is to advance the independence and productivity of people affected by cerebral palsy and other disabilities.
WHEELCHAIR DANCERS ORGANIZATION
Seventeen years ago, Beverly was diagnosed with a degenerative disease called Muscular Dystrophy. Beverly’s desire to dance again, lead to establishing a successful ballroom/Latin and social wheelchair dance program that has opened possibilities in the lives of individuals with disabilities in San Diego.
WHERE MUSIC BEGINS, ACADEMY OF MUSIC
Where Music Begins has proven its commitment to quality music education in California since March of 2001. We have taught hundreds of students and are proud to be part of the Carlsbad community. Our musical enrichment programs are a special blend of the formal and informal, of joy and fun. Make musical connections that can last a lifetime!
Programs and services that provide children with the opportunity for personal growth, friendships, happiness, success and an enriched and empowered lifestyle.
YMCA TEENS IN MOTION
Teens in Motion provides after school activities that encourage physical, emotional and social development for high school students with disabilities.