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Press Releases

DATE SUBJECT
November 21, 2014 DDS Joins Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and First Lady Anne Gust Brown in Celebrating the 83rd Annual State Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
August 11, 2014 Sonoma Developmental Center Appeals the Enforcement Action by California Department of Public Health against SDC ICF-DD
July 25, 2014 California Department of Developmental Services Responds to Enforcement Action by CDPH Against Sonoma Developmental Center's Intermediate Care Facility
January 14, 2014 Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. appointed Santi J. Rogers as director and John Doyle as chief deputy director of the Department of Developmental Services
December 11, 2013 Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and First Lady Anne Gust Brown Join the Department of Developmental Services in Celebrating the 82nd Annual Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
May 1, 2013 California Department of Developmental Services Secures Expanded Federal Funding for Community-Based Services
March 13, 2013 The Department of Developmental Services Enters into Program Improvement Plan with California Department of Public Health to Address Deficiencies in the ICF at Sonoma Developmental Center
March 6, 2013 The Department of Developmental Services Announces New Executive Director for Sonoma Developmental Center
January 18, 2013 Department of Developmental Services Withdraws Four Living Units at Sonoma Developmental Center from Federal Certification
December 12, 2012 Department of Developmental Services to Work with State, Federal Regulators to Address Sonoma Developmental Center Non-Compliance, ICF Decertification
December 3, 2012 DDS Joins Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and First Lady Anne Brown in Celebrating the 81st Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.
March 13, 2012 The Department of Developmental Services Strengthens Rules, Training and Oversight to Protect Residents from Abuse.
December 5, 2011 DDS Joins Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and First Lady Anne Brown in Celebrating the 80th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.
December 7, 2010 DDS Joins Governor Schwarzenegger in Honoring State Employee Gold Medal of Valor Awardee Teodora "Dora" Bonilla.
June 21, 2010 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger proclaimed June 2010, as "Drowning Prevention Month."
January 29, 2010 The Department of Developmental Services Announces Intention to Close Lanterman Developmental Center
December 9, 2009 The Department of Developmental Services joins Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver in Celebrating the 78th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.
April 13, 2009 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger proclaimed April 2009, as "Early Start Month"
May 7, 2008 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger proclaimed May 2008, as "Drowning Prevention Month"
November 13, 2007 Official State Christmas Tree Arrives at the Capitol
May 1, 2007 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger proclaimed May 2007, as "Drowning Prevention Month"
March 1, 2007 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger proclaimed March 2007, as "Early Start Month."
December 5, 2006 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver Celebrate the 75th annual State Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting.
October 5, 2006 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger declared October 5, 2006, "Regional Center Day."
September 1, 2006 Governor Schwarzenegger Appoints Terri Delgadillo as Director of Department of Developmental Services
October 5, 2005 Governor Schwarzenegger Signs Legislation to Protect California's Safety Net Hospitals
September 6, 2005 Governor Schwarzenegger has appointed Nicole Patterson as the Coordinator of Consumer Services for DDS
 
 
Last Updated: 11/25/2014