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Welcome to Alta California Regional Center

We envision a community where individuals with developmental disabilities are valued members who are treated with dignity and respect.


January Budget 2017-18 Fiscal Year

On January 10, 2016, Governor Brown released his proposed budget for the State of California for the 2017-2018 fiscal year which begins July 1, 2017. This is the first step in the budget process which will include many legislative hearings as well as an update to the budget in May, known as the May Revision.  Click below for a summary or detailed version  of the proposed budget as posted on the Department of Developmental of Developmental Services web site.  We will provide updates as they become available.


Minimum Wage Increase effective January 1, 2017
Applys to Service Providers with 26 or more employees

Effective January 1, 2017 the minimum wage in California will increase from $10.00 to $10.50 per hour for employers with 26 of more employees. Regional center service providers that are currently paying a wage below the $10.50 per hour may be entitled to an increase. Please review the information below to determine the steps necessary to apply for a rate adjustment.  Any questions can be sent to the minwage@altaregional.org mailbox.


MIND Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series

The UC Davis MIND Institute presents the 2016-17 Distinguished Lecture Series.  On December 14th  Steve Silberman, an author, will discuss “Great Minds Don’t Always Think Alike” at 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the UC Davis MIND Institute 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817.  See details on the link below as well as the schedule  for the rest of the series.