Government Sites

Links to federal, state and local government sites


California Department of Developmental Services DDS is the agency through which the State of California provides services and supports to children and adults with developmental disabilities.

State Council on Developmental Disabilities 

California Code of Regulations – Title 17 Search

California Department of Education, Special Education Division Information and resources to serve the unique needs of persons with disabilities so that each person will meet or exceed high standards of achievement in academic and nonacademic skills.

California Medical Board 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 can be found here.

California Department of Rehabilitation The California Department of Rehabilitation works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living and equality for individuals with disabilities.

California Department of Social Services

California Department of Mental Health

California Association of Health Facilities

California Department of Public Health

Americans with Disabilities Act homepage Information and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilites Act (ADA).

DDS Publications

DDS Wellness Link

Locate Your Legislator A quick way to find the Senator and Assembly member who represents you.

Ombudsman – California Comission on Aging

Sacramento County Developmental Disabilities Council Planning and Advisory Council

Social Security Disability Information

Social Security Administration