Autism Speaks dental guide and video - Provides tips for
improving oral hygiene at home, as well as information about how
parents and dental professionals can make a visit to the
dentist’s office less stressful and more productive.
The Arc This website holds
information about the Arc and it’s Chapters.
Board On this web-site you will find information on
health laws and regulations, recent health publications on
special topics, a physician survey and license look up, a list of
physicians on probation, information on how to chose a doctor,
how to file a complaint against a health professional, other
important public health information, and links to other useful
California Department of
Rehabilitation The California Department of
Rehabilitation works in partnership with clients and other
stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in
employment, independent living and equality for individuals with
Families for Early Autism
Treatment (FEAT) A non-profit organization of parents,
educators, and other professionals dedicated to providing
world-class Education, Advocacy and Support for the Northern
California Autism Community
Family SOUP Is a
family resource center dedicated to supporting, encouraging and
providing information and facilitated referral to families with
children with special needs.
F. Kelso Library A resource library offering information
on all aspects of developmental disabilities for parents,
professionals, clients and the community. Located at Alta
California Regional Center.
Health Services Discusses the mission and goals of the
service. It also disscusses issues related to public
health,mental health and other health related issues.
Institute at UCD Medical Center this is an
international, multidisciplinary research organization, committed
to excellence, collaboration and hope, striving to understand the
causes and develop better treatments and ultimately cures for
of Care Created with a California Department of Aging
innovation grant. The project is part of a broad effort by our
county to improve and better coordinate long-term care services
National Dissemination Center
for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY) information on
disabilities in infants, toddlers, children, and youth, IDEA,
which is the law authorizing special education, No Child Left
Behind (as it relates to children with disabilities),
research-based information on effective educational practices.
Office of Clients
Rights Advocacy (OCRA) A statewide office run by
Disability Rights California (formerly Protection & Advocacy,
Inc.), through a contract with the California Department of
Developmental Services. OCRA employs a Clients’ Rights Advocate
(CRA) at each regional center. A short biography and contact
information for each Advocate is presented on this web site.
Parents Family resource center that benefits children
with special needs. PHP provides a wide range of services to help
parents better understand, support and advocate for their
children in special education programs.
PediaNet Magazine for
parents and families of children with disabilities, and the
professionals who work with them.
People First of
California Self-Advocates Training Self-Advocates. Their
mission is to serve all people with developmental challenges
throughout California, primarily through People First members and
Teams The purpose of the Project TEAMS website is to
provide students, parents and educators with a central location
for resources addressing Transition, Employment, Advocacy,
Mentoring, and Self-Determination.
California Disability advocacy agency that protects and
advocates for the rights of individuals with disabilities