Events & Calendar

Overview
Community Event

Family Fair

Bring the family for a Family Fair event on Saturday, April 13 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm! Enjoy fun activities like a petting zoo, face painting, arts and crafts, and more! Alta California Regional Center will host a table at the event.

Location: Colusa County Fairgrounds
Main Exhibit Building
1303 10th St., Colusa, CA 95932

Questions? Contact (530) 458-0350

Community Event

2024 FEAT Walk and Carnival

EVENT POSTPONED

EVENT IS POSTPONED

Join Families for Early Autism Treatment (FEAT) for their 2024 FEAT Walk and Carnival. 2024 FEAT Walk raises funds for FEAT to keep helping families access new, exciting and creative resources. Enjoy live music, fun booth activities, 2k nature walk/run, face painting, and more!

The event starts at 8:00 with in person registration or register online. Cost per participant is $35. 

Alta Sponsored Event

Disability Industry Career Expo

Join us for the  Disability Industry Career Expo on Tuesday, April 23 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm brought to you by the Direct Support Professionals Collaborative! If you want to make a difference in people’s lives, the Disability Industry Career Expo is the perfect event to connect with over 30 business owners to find jobs that work with infants, children, and adults with developmental disabilities.

Cultural Diversity

Learn about Intellectual and Developmental Disability Services

with Hmong Youth and Parents United and Alta California Regional Center

Join Hmong Youth and Parents United and Alta California Regional Center for a listening session to learn about intellectual and developmental disability services. The listening sessions take place at 5:30 pm on Friday, March 22, 2024 and Tuesday, April 23, 2024.

Community Event

Virtual Health Summit

Hosted by Family Voices of California

Family Voices of California (FVCA) is a statewide collaborative of parent-run centers working to ensure quality health care for children and youth with special health care needs. Each year, FVCA hosts a statewide Health Summit to bring together families, youth, providers, policymakers, advocates, state agencies, insurers, and other stakeholders to identify and address the health challenges that affect one of California’s most vulnerable populations: Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs.

Community Event

Art-Tism

A play on the words Art and Autism, Art-Tism is a FREE Sensory-friendly interactive art exhibit displaying the work of children on the Spectrum. The event is on Saturday, April 27 from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. Families have the opportunity to learn, create and engage with their peers in room divided into four arts and crafts sections:

Vendor Events

Vendor Forum

Changes in Respite, Homemaker service, and Personal Assistant Services

Service Providers are invited to participate in a Vendor Forum to discuss changes in Respite, Homemaker service, and Personal Assistant Services. The forum is on April 30 from 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm via Zoom. Join the meeting with this link.

Meeting ID: 846 5136 2546
Passcode: 929000

Community Event

Town Hall Meetings

DD/ID Aging Caregivers Task Force

Please join Yolo County Supervisor Jim Provenza, Alta California Regional Center and Yolo County staff for a conversation about the needs of aging caregivers of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Yolo County. The Town Hall meetings (all from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm) will take place on:

Vendor Events

Service Provider Informational Session on CCP

Service Providers are invited to attend an informational session on May 8 at 10:00 am to discuss the new service code 956, Coordinated Career Pathways (CCP). We will discuss what CCP is, service code requirements, and vendor eligibility. Please note that this meeting is for vendors only. Information will be shared with clients and family at a future date.

Community Event

Statewide Self-Advocacy Conference

Presented by the Supported Life Institute

Families, self-advocates, and professionals are invited to attend the Supported Life Institute Statewide Self-Advocacy Conference! This two-day in person event on May 17 and May 18 features guest speakers, sessions that share knowledge and information, and a talent show. Further information on conference scheduling is available with this document.

Community Event

Self-Advocacy Meetings

Week of April 8

This week’s meetings are open to all self-advocates!

Monday, April 8 at 5:30 pmCASA Business Meeting
Meeting topic on Autism Acceptance Month
Presented by Amanda Parker, Robert Levy, Jackie Armstrong
Join the meeting with this link.
Meeting ID: 867 9406 0787
Passcode: 648066

Cultural Diversity

Sankofa

Join a network of parents, caregivers, and providers of Black Neurodiverse and Physically Disabled Children*.

Alta Sponsored Event

Community Meetings

Join Alta California Regional Center for our Community Meeting taking place on a quarterly basis! These meetings are open to clients, families, and the community at large as an opportunity to learn about regional center activities and initiatives, as well as to provide an opportunity for public input. 

Registration not required. Join the meeting by clicking this link

Alta Sponsored Event

Self-Determination Advisory Committee Meeting

The Self-Determination Advisory Committee (SDAC) plays an important role in the implementation and oversight of the Self Determination Program. Alta California Regional Center (ACRC) and the SDAC work collaboratively to prioritize the use of implementation funds to meet the needs of participants in our catchment area. SDAC membership is comprised of clients, family members and community members appointed by ACRC and the State Council on Developmental Disabilities.

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REACh Sunrise Support Groups

Resources, Education, and Advocacy for Children

REACh sponsors support groups for families of children with special needs. Their support groups are designed to help families connect with other caregivers in similar situations. Families with children of all ages and abilities are welcome. 

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Coffee with Community Services

Service Providers are welcome to join us every Friday from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm for Coffee with Community Services!

Join the meeting with this link
Meeting number: 852 1101 1300
Passcode: 649515

Join by phone
1 669 444 9171 US United States

Vendor Events

Residential Vendor Forum

Vendors, please mark your calendar for the Residential Vendor Forum for March 19, 2024, from 10:00 am – 11:00 am and September 17, 2024, from 10:00 am – 11:00 am.

The March forum will be held virtually. The September forum will be held in person in the Brenda Smith Conference Room at 2241 Harvard St., Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95815.