Bay Area Mom Inspired By Son's Disability Promotes Special Needs Kids' RightsWhen her son was diagnosed with a disability, a Bay Area woman found a way not only to help her son, but also help many other children with disabilities.
School District Sued 2nd Time After Special Needs Boy Inappropriately Touched AgainThe mother sued Richmond’s West Contra Costa school district in 2013, saying her son was inappropriately touched in a restroom.
Dwayne Johnson's 'Grateful' Expression On Instagram To Meet a Fan'The Rock' takes to social media to express how 'grateful' he is to meet a fan with special needs on 'Baywatch' set...
Berkeley Schools ‘Recess Restriction’ May Unfairly Target Minority KidsThe Berkeley Unified School District is asking for more details about how its “recess restriction” policy is working.
Arrest Made After Assault On Child At Antioch Special Needs SchoolA teacher's aide was arrested Wednesday after disturbing video surfaced that showed the aide assaulting a young boy with special needs at an Antioch school.
Father: East Bay School District ‘Failed’ 3rd Grader Blamed For Campus LockdownThe father of a third grader attending Mount Diablo Elementary School knows his son has major behavior problems, but didn't know it was to the point of disrupting the entire school.
Swim Program Combines Fun With Support For Special Needs KidsIt started with one lesson nearly 25 years ago. Today, many special needs children are discovering the joy of playing in a swimming pool, thanks to this week's Jefferson Award winner.
Special Needs Preschool Burglarized In FremontFremont police are searching for suspects that broke into a special needs preschool and stole items from a classroom.
12-Year-Old Boy Missing Overnight Found In Santa RosaA 12-year-old boy who went missing from his home outside of Santa Rosa Tuesday evening has been found Wednesday morning.
San Francisco Vodka Company CEO Apologizes For Comment Disparaging Special Needs ChildThe CEO of San Francisco-based Devotion Vodka has apologized for making an inappropriate comment about a former employee’s special need child, after an email surfaced on social media.
San Mateo Man Arrested After Allegedly Hitting 3 Special Needs Students, Teacher While Driving Under InfluenceA San Mateo man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of swerving on to the sidewalk while driving under the influence and hitting three special needs students and a teacher, police said.
Federal Lawsuit Filed Against Antioch School Over Restraining Of Special-Needs BoyA mother of a special-needs boy has filed a federal lawsuit against his former school in Antioch accusing school staff of inappropriately restraining him on multiple occasions and giving him a bloody nose, bruises and causing him to wet his pants.