Advocacy for Service Coordination

Ready to Advocate for Service Coordination?

Association of Regional Centers Agencies (ARCA), the regional centers, other advocacy groups, legislative champions, and community members like you are joining a push to help regional centers hire enough service coordinators to meet every family’s needs.

And now’s your chance to help! We need advocates like you to call your local legislators and say:


Wishing Phil Bonnet a Happy Retirement

A Letter from the Board of Directors

After years of dedicated service to Alta California Regional Center (ACRC), Phil Bonnet, Executive Director, is setting his sights on a well-deserved retirement. Phil began his career in  1980 in Hermosa Beach CA, as a Direct Support Professional, and from there he transitioned to different positions of leadership in California’s developmental services system. Phil came to ACRC in 2006.


Free COVID-19 Testing

Sign up for free COVID-19 Testing every Friday from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm at 
7710 Stockton Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95823!

Walk-ins are accepted on Fridays between 8:00 am – 11:00 am.


Santa Day 2019

Santa Day 2019 was an absolute success! Every year, we host Santa Day as an opportunity for our clients to take a photo with Santa in a low sensory environment. We were even featured in KCRA channel 3 news! 


Parents and Caregivers for Wellness Survey

Parents and Caregivers for Wellness is a group of Parent/Caregiver run organizations from across California who are working together to improve behavioral health services and supports to children and their families. 

Families are the best resource they have to identify the strengths and needs of California’s families. To help them understand what behavioral health services and supports are needed in California, they are asking that you fill out the following survey.  The information you provide will help them develop training and advocacy activities.  


NCI Child Family Surveys

This announcement is intended for Families with Children ages 3 to 18, living at home, and receiving Regional Center services.

You may have recently received a Child Family Survey from the State Council on Developmental Disabilities (SCDD) regarding services you receive from Alta California Regional Center.  At this time, we would like to remind you to please complete and return the surveys at your earliest convenience.  We would love to hear from you!  If you have already returned your completed survey, we thank you for your participation.  If you have not yet received a survey, you may request one by contacting SCDD directly at (714) 558-4421, or by emailing


Clients at Work

ACRC continues to support clients who are working or desire to work.  We recently learned about a video of four ACRC clients who work at SMUD (Sacramento Municipal Utility District).