Check out the latest local events for the community! We feature our own events, plus those sponsored by the Hope Infant Program, the Exceptional Family Resource Center, The San Diego Regional Center and More! If you have an event you'd like to feature on Cecily's Closet let us know!
Sweet Dream Makeover Mission of Giving
With support from the community - we're taking on 8 rooms over 8 days for 8 special kids! 8 team, 8 artists and an army of volunteers! Join us!
Run Walk & Roll 5K
Join the Foundation Run, Walk, & Roll 5K/1 mile event. Enjoy a day of fun with friends and family while raising money for the Foundation. Proceeds support Foundation programs that assist with urgent or emergency needs such as shelter, food, clothing, medical needs, etc., provide funding for affordable housing, community programs, and much more; for children and adults with developmental disabilities. Visit for more info:
Autism Film Program
Applications are now being accepted for the free Autism Film Program for Military Children presented by ACT Today! and Cox Communications.
This is a two-week program that teaches military children with autism and their siblings. During the program, participants will work in a small group setting to create a short film that will later premiere that the San Diego Film Festival.
June 17 - June 28th from 10am - 3pm daily
Cox Communication Campus
5651 Copley Dr.
San Diego, CA 92111
Participants are encouraged to come without
additional support however, if additional support is needed, they may bring a
trained therapist to accompany them. The program does provide one Applied
Behavioral Analysis trained therapist in each of the 3 classrooms.
To Apply: www.acttodayformilitaryfamilies.org/coxfilmprogram.aspx
Celebration of Style Event
A forward-thinking fashion event for girls with social, sensory, physical, emotional & cognitive differences
May 19, 2013
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.at the Barona Golf and Conference Center in Lakeside, CA
4th Annual Summer Production
Sunday, June 23, 2013
Poway Center for the Performing Arts
15498 Espola Road - Poway, CA 92064
Matinee Performance 1:00 pm
Evening Performance 6:00 pm
Tickets on sale now - available at Dance & Company
or at www.powaycenter.com
Whispering Winds Family Camp
July 26-28, 2013.
Their camp is located about 45 minutes outside of San
Diego, just 4 miles from Julian.
Their brand new Special Needs Family Camp
1. A trained 1:1 aide for each family for the weekend
2. 3 days and 2 nights deluxe lodging accommodations
3. 7 scrumptious meals
(special diets can be accommodated)
4. Exciting age/ability-appropriate camp
activities, crafts and recreational opportunities for the special needs kids and
their typical siblings
5. Outstanding parent speakers focused on families
living with disability to include special needs education and trust attorneys;
educators and therapists
6. Swimming, horseback riding, ziplining, hiking and
more for the whole family to enjoy together
Cost is $46/person (age 3 and
under are free) + either deluxe lodging ($440) or RV hookups ($225).
$250 campership vouchers are available from the Boys and Girls Club Foundation as well as LOADS of other private financial aid as well. So, no one should
hesitate enrolling based on financial hardship!
More info: http://www.whisperingwinds.org/www/?page_id=4308