provides services to California residents with developmental disabilities, through contracts with 21 regional centers, including IRC. DDS monitors regional centers to ensure services are provided in accordance with the Lanterman Act, the legislation that established and guides the regional center system.
SCDD works to ensure that individuals with developmental disabilities and their families actively participate in planning the services and supports they need. SCDD has 13 regional offices providing services such as, advocacy assistance, training, and public information.
OCRA is a division of Disability Rights California. Through OCRA, a Clients’ Rights Advocate is designated for each regional center to help with legal problems and to investigate denials of rights.
Irene Padilla – IRC Clients’ Rights Advocate | 909.383.1133 | firstname.lastname@example.org