SPED*NET New Canaan

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SPED*NET, Special Education Network of New Canaan, Ltd.
P.O.Box 1612
New Canaan, CT 06840

President: Judi Anders; Vice-president: Denise Buckenheimer; Treasurer and Past President: Beth Lurie; Board Members: Becky Duplock, Meghan Cioffi, Wendy Davis, Heather Devitt, Laurie Gupta, Victoria Muñoz, and Virginia Tierney. Founder and Executive Director: Anne Treimanis.

Mission: We educate the public on special education and disability-related issues. We empower parents, professionals, and children to become more effective advocates in their schools and communities. We serve as a resource for disability-related information.

SPED*NET is a monthly forum for discussing ideas and developing strategies for special education and §504 issues.


2015 – 2016


7th Annual All Out for Autism 5k Walk/Run to be Held Friday, August 22, 2015

New Balance New Canaan announces the 7th Annual ALL OUT FOR AUTISM 5K/Walk/Run 2015! This year’s race will be held on Friday August 21st in New Canaan.  Proceeds will help build a playground with accessible features at the New Canaan YMCA for children with all abilities to enjoy!

The race will begin and end at New Balance (128 Main Street), with the course running through downtown New Canaan.  The event will kick off at 6:00PM with an exciting first ever pre-race show!  Stay tuned for details! A quarter-mile Kid’s Fun Run will take place at 6:15PM followed by the 5K course open to runners and walkers at 6:30PM.  Awards and festivities will take place after the race.   Register now at https://register.chronotrack.com/reg/form?eventID=13005.

All Out For Autism began in 2009 as a collaboration between New Balance owners Ron and Tina Rosenfeld, and SPED*NET, to extend their mission of health and fitness into the special needs community.  Come join the fun and fitness and show your support for this wonderful cause!   For sponsorship or further event information contact PJ Marcella at 860-559-2524, pj@blueearthpartners.com,  or call or visit New Balance New Canaan, 128 Main Street, New Canaan, CT 06840. 203-801-0050.

Check our facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AllOutForAutismNewCanaan.


To see what we’ve done in previous years, click here.