Child Find

Child Find is intended to locate and identify children who are experiencing or are at risk of experiencing developmental delays of 25% or more, are considered at risk or have an established risk condition as defined in the California Early Intervention Services Act. Child Find System and Referrals IDEA Part C regulations require that each State must have a statewide comprehensive, coordinated, multidisciplinary interagency system to provide early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families.


Previous National Core Indicators (NCI) Survey Results

The National Core Indicators (NCI) program is a voluntary effort by state developmental disability agencies to track their performance using a standardized set of consumer and family/guardian surveys with nationally validated measures. NCI has developed more than 100 standard performance measures (or ‘indicators’) that states use to assess the outcomes of services for individuals and families, including outcomes in the areas of employment, rights, service planning, community inclusion, choice, health, and safety. 


Home and Community-Based Services Waiver (HCBSW)

The final reports from the joint Department of Developmental Services’ (DDS) and Department of Health Care Services’ monitoring review of the Home and Community-Based Services Waiver, 1915(i) State Plan Amendment, Targeted Case Management and Nursing Home Reform programs conducted from August 12–22, 2019, at Alta California Regional Center (ACRC). The period of review was May 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019.


Administrative Expenses

Fiscal Year 2021-2022

The Report on Administrative Expenses provides an overview on administrative expenses from fiscal year 2021-2022. It includes:

  • Only those expenditures made from the Alta California Regional Center Operations Budget
  • All administrative services purchased including, but not limited to
    • Managerial
    • Consultant
    • Accounting
    • personnel
    • Labor relations
    • Legal services
  • Expenditures procured under a contract or otherwise

Department of Developmental Services Fiscal Audit

The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) conducts a fiscal compliance audit of Alta California Regional Center (ACRC) to ensure that ACRC is compliant with the requirements set forth in the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act and Related Laws/Welfare and Institutions (W&I) Code; the Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Waiver for the Developmentally Disabled; California Code of Regulations (CCR), Title 17; Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circulars A-122 and A-133; and the contract with DDS.