Welcome to the North/South Panhandle Plains Region page. This page is a place for you to find events, services, support groups for both you and your child, and updates on things that are happening in your community.
Please check here often, and tell us about anything that you think is important for other families who have children with disabilities or special health-care needs.
The Panhandle Children’s Foundation is a nonprofit agency that has camps and events for families and children with disabilities. Learn how to get involved with this great organization!
Learn about the Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research and how they support families of children with autism in the Lubbock area.
The Panhandle Independent Living Center (PILC) has a program for youth with disabilities to help them learn life skills and independence.
25th Annual TAPPestry Conference 210-370-5431
February 18, 2017 at 8:30am - February 18, 2017 at 4:30pm
The TAPPestry Conference, a collaboration among parents, teachers, adminstrators and area agencies presents information for families, professionals working with children with special needs.
Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness 806.742.456
April 26, 2017 at 2:00pm - April 26, 2017 at 4:00pm
Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness is held annually to promote autism awareness in the community and celebrate the lives of individuals with ASD and the families and professionals who support them.