Gatepath | Serving Children & Adults with Special Needs and Disabilities

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Gatepath has been “Turning Disabilities Into Possibilities” for more than 95 years.

Gold Medal Service Provider We have one of the most comprehensive service portfolios spanning all ages from early intervention for infants to community access and job training for adults and seniors. All programs are designed to prepare children and adults to actively participate in their schools, community, workplaces and at home. Learn more

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Feb 9 By Erin Montgomery “Architecture is the expression of values.” – Norman Foster Gatepath’s program space and learning environments reflect our values and vision of creating a world where people of all abilities are respected, accepted and included. Two recent renovation projects have made ... Read More
Feb 9 By Norma Hernandez As a staff member in Gatepath’s adult services, I’m always looking for new experiences for the people I serve. Every month, Senator Jerry Hill hosts Java with Jerry in locations throughout the Bay Area to give his constituents the opportunity to voice their opinions and ideas – ... Read More
Jan 12 By Bryan Neider, Gatepath CEO We have an amazing board at Gatepath and adding new members is a great way to continue furthering our objective of creating a world where individuals of all abilities are fully accepted, respected and included. I’m excited to announce the addition of four new b ... Read More
Jan 6 By Bryan Neider, CEO, Gatepath So many of us have been deeply saddened by the recent tragic event in Chicago, where a teen with developmental disabilities was beaten and humiliated by his peers live on Facebook. It is a stark reminder that we need to remain committed to instilling the values ... Read More
Dec 20
  This December, we celebrated Electronic Arts’s (EA) annual holiday party for Gatepath’s children with special needs and their families. This time-honored tradition features one-on-one quiet time with Santa, where families can take as many pictures as they want in a sensory-friendly location ... Read More


Designed to nurture and support children with physical and developmental special needs, and create a network of support for parents.
Our programs for youth and teens focus on promoting communication, increasing personal involvement, and developing social skills.
Committed to expanding opportunities for adults with special needs to reach their greatest potential and become successful and productive members of the community.
Support sessions to help parents learn hands-on strategies to help their child learn and grow and to take care of their own well-being.

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