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A Sustainable Special Needs Community
Sunflower Hill is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization working to create a sustainable residential community for individuals with special needs – similar to senior living. Our community would not only support life-long living opportunities, but social, vocational, educational and recreational programs to ensure a full and productive life.
In November 2015, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) released a updated statistic: one in 45 boys born in California are now being diagnosed with Autism. This is a increase from one in 150 in 1992 and essentially means that approximately two percent of all children in the United States ages 3-17 have some form of Autism. As these children become adults, there is and will continue to be a tremendous need for housing and support services.
Sunflower Hill seeks to enhance the options available to those with special needs by creating a diverse community of choice that supports a sustainable, productive and happy quality of life.
For the past four years Sunflower Hill Gardens, a horticultural training program established by Sunflower Hill, has provided a unique educational, therapeutic, and vocational learning environment for people with diverse learning skills; hosting Special Education classes from High Schools, High School Transitions (age 18-22), and Adult Day Programs throughout the…
Celebrate the coming of summer by participating in Sunflower Hill’s first ever Sunflower Run, which will include a 5k/10k, as well as a 1 mile Sunshine Run for people under the age of 12 or anyone seeking a shorter run. Choose the race length suitable to your ability or challenge…
A Note from Susan Houghton, Founder of Sunflower Hill “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has…” Margaret Mead In 2012, when we started Sunflower Hill, this quote by Margaret Mead was our mantra. As parents…
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Reporting to the Executive Director the part-time Administrative Coordinator will perform variety of administrative tasks related successful day-to-day operations and ensuring proper implementation of our programs. This position will work closely with all departments within the organization, acting as the main point of contact for ordering office supplies and office…