Team Shawnie

Advocacy Group

Advocating and Providing Support to Families with Special Needs 

Our Podcast Series

Listen to the story of our son Shawnie, his trials and tribulations in a 6 part podcast series.

Learn about the Shawnie Bill, its beginnings, and the effort behind an incredibly important piece of legislation. 

Join our "Wall Of Caring"

By joining our Wall Of Caring, you will be helping us fight against individuals and systems that abuse, neglect, and exploit children and adolescents with special needs

Our Mission

Become a "Wall of Caring" donor

Join our “Wall Of Caring” campaign by becoming a donor and contributing to support special needs families with vital advocacy services.

Join us this month in our fundraiser campaign to support special needs families with vital advocacy services. For just 33 cents a day, your contribution can provide 1,200 hours of advocacy services per year. This funding will empower families to navigate the complexities of school systems, secure essential services, and ensure their children receive the care and support they deserve. Your generosity can make a significant difference in the lives of these families, offering them hope and the resources they need to thrive. Donate today and be a part of this impactful cause.

Our goal for June 2024 is to gain 100 supporters to our “Wall Of Caring” @ $10 per month. 

Join our Wall of Caring today!

Thank you.

‘We Fight Your Fight”

Our Services


Advocate for state legislation as well as policies that support and protect children/adolescents and families with special needs.


We advise and work directly with families to advocate for their children in meetings with School Districts. We work tirelessly to ensure their child gets proper education in a safe environment.


We take pride in providing educational information that parents can use to inform themselves on how to properly advocate for their children with special needs.

In The News

Super Kicks Karate is thrilled to announce its strategic alliance with the esteemed Team Shawnie Advocacy Group to introduce a groundbreaking outreach service dedicated to children with special needs. This pioneering collaboration aims to provide invaluable support and resources to ensure that every child, regardless of their abilities, receives a proper education within a safe and inclusive environment.

Super Kicks Karate, known for its excellence in martial arts instruction and commitment to community engagement, is honored to join forces with Team Shawnie Advocacy Group to expand its impact and reach. Through this collaboration, Super Kicks Karate will offer programs and resources tailored to the unique needs of children with special needs, promoting physical activity, confidence-building, and social inclusion.

“This partnership represents a significant milestone in our ongoing mission to empower and support children with special needs,” said Grand Master James Perlini, owner at Super Kicks Karate. “By combining our expertise with the advocacy prowess of Team Shawnie, we are poised to make a meaningful difference in the lives of these remarkable children and their families.”

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An affordable, non-profit advocate agency.

TEAM SHAWNIE ADVOCACY GROUP Inc. is a NON-PROFIT 501 (c)(3) organization run by families with special needs children. All the contributions are tax deductible. No goods or services will be provided in exchange for any contribution.