Action Alerts

  • MEDI-CAL TOWN HALLS REGISTER HERE: Modesto and Santa Clarita

      The Congress and White House are calling for more than $1 TRILLION in cuts to Medicaid, which funds Medi-Cal.  This could affect your services through:  Regional Centers, In-Home Supportive Services, your health plan, Special Education, and County Mental Health.

Christine's Story

People with disabilities want to be in control of their lives.  I can say from personal experience that whenever I had choice and control over something important in my life, I felt happier and more satisfied. The power of choice and control leads to greater life satisfaction.

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Abner's Story

A major problem is that my community often feels intimidated by the regional center who knows that some of us are low-income, don’t speak English well, and lack formal education.  And then we face people with Masters and PhDs, and they use their position against us.

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Danny's Story

Danny has faced significant crises from family tragedies and his mental health.  Sadly, the systems that are designed to support individuals with developmental disabilities through crises lack the person-centeredness, flexibility, and willingness to truly help the person and his family.

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Community + Empowerment + Advocacy = Change