Community Partners

Brighton Center

Nonprofit Partner

How Brighton Center impacts San Antonio's shared Community Vision

Brighton was formed by parents in 1969 as a school for children with Down syndrome and has evolved to meet the needs of children with various disabilities/delays. Brighton Center is the largest non-profit provider of direct early intervention and educational services in San Antonio for children with disabilities and delays. Brighton increases developmental and educational outcomes by providing an early childhood preschool, therapy, counseling, case management, parent trainings and individualized support for around 3,300 children with disabilities/delays, focusing on birth to age 8, and their families. Brighton currently has 130 staff members. Brighton achieved the city's 4-Star certification, National Association for the Education of Young Children accreditation, 2017 Large Nonprofit of the Year by the San Antonio Business Journal and is consistently named a Best Place to Work. Last fiscal year, Brighton served 3,119 children, where 99% of children made developmental progress and 92% overall client satisfaction.

Community Results Impacted

Racial Inequities Impacted

  • Education (College Access and College Completion)
  • Family Violence
  • Health Access
  • Small Business and Nonprofit Support

Brighton Center serves:

  • Geographic Area Served
    County-wide: Across Bexar County only
  • District 1 District 2 District 3 District 4 District 5 District 6 District 7 District 8 District 9 District 10
    City Council Districts Served
    All Districts

Economic Impact:

$11,627,119 in revenue

Fiscal Year 2021


Coalitions and Collaborations:

  • Autism Lifeline Links
  • Ready Kid SA

Participation in SA2020 Capacity Building:


Powered by 181 People:

  • 140 Staff
  • 16 Volunteers
  • 25 Board Members

Fiscal Year 2021