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Judi Murray
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3530 Pomona Blvd.
Pomona, CA 91769-0100
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News about the Lanterman Developmental Center Closure
Lanterman Developmental Center is closed and restricted for visitors. If you have any question regarding permission to visit the facility, please submit a Visitor and Media Access request form.

If you have any questions regarding former Lanterman Developmental Center employee verification or references, please contact DDS Headquarter's Personnel Office at: (916) 322-9335.

Public Notices

  • January 22, 2013, Milestones for the Closure of Lanterman Developmental Center
  • October 18, 2012, To Interested Parties - Draft Milestones for the Closure of Lanterman Developmental Center are available for public input until November 5, 2012.
  • August 14, 2012, To Interested Parties - The Department will hold two conference calls and accept written comments until September 14, 2012, for public input on milestones to be achieved to measure the successful closure of Lanterman Developmental Center.

News and Informational Material


Pertinent Statutes:


  • February 17, 2015, Letter to Interested Parties on Outpatient Clinic Services at Lanterman New site content
  • February 6, 2015, Letter to Lanterman Family Members, Employees, Regional Centers, Former LDC Residents, Community Providers, Advocates and Involved Parties (PDF) New site content
  • April 10, 2013, Letter to PCC (PDF)
  • October 21, 2010, Letter to Residents, Family Members, Employees, Regional Centers and Other Parties Interested in the Proposed Closure of Lanterman Developmental Center (PDF)
  • January 29, 2010, Letter to Residents, Family Members, Employees and Other Interested Parties (PDF)
  • January 29, 2010, Letter to DDS All Staff (PDF)
  • January 29, 2010, Letter to Regional Center Directors, Board President, and Association of Regional Center Agencies' Executive Director (PDF)
  • January 29, 2010, Letter to the Legislature (PDF)
  • January 29, 2010, Press Release announcing the Proposed Closure (PDF)

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Contact Information

If you have any questions concerning the closure process, please send an e-mail to Cindy Coppage at cindy.coppage@dds.ca.gov.

Last Updated: 3/2/2018