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The 13th Annual Film Festival | Celebrating Abilities begins on September 20 and runs through September 24. The films featured are by, for, or about people with differing abilities. This is a free event and open to the public.

To learn more and reserve your front row seat click the RSVP button.

If you’d like to show your support for this and future film festivals, please consider making a donation by clicking here.

Welcome To College Of Adaptive Arts

College of Adaptive Arts is a cutting edge nonprofit in San Jose, CA paving a new path for adults with special needs who historically have not had access to college education to have a safe and adaptive collegiate environment to continue to learn, grow, and become the best versions of themselves. CAA provides a safe and engaging lifelong educational environment where the adult students can flourish, thrive, and push the boundaries of their full potential. CAA offers 1-hour classes in 10 Schools of Instruction, simulating a full liberal arts education that you will find at any campus of higher learning.

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