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What's New

Safety Net Stakeholder Meetings (03/17/17)
In January and February 2017, the Department of Developmental Services (Department) held three stakeholder meetings throughout the state to guide the Department's efforts to address important safety net issues and improve community services. Use this link to review the themes summarized from the meetings and provide comments.

Community Crisis Homes (03/02/17)
The Department of Developmental Services has posted the proposed emergency regulations for the Community Crisis Homes.

Request for Proposal (03/01/17)
The Department of Developmental Services' Rate Study Request for Proposal (RFP) is released. The RFP is posted on the Department of General Services' (DGS) website. Deadline to respond is April 3, 2017.

Placer ARC Gallery (02/28/17)
DDS is proud to host the creative and inspirational Placer ARC gallery of arts and crafts, a program for clients of Alta California Regional Center, on display at DDS HQ in the Director’s Office suite located in Sacramento. Please enjoy the gallery at this link.

Annual Part C Grant Application (02/21/17)
The Department of Developmental Services (DDS), as lead agency for Individuals With Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part C, is providing the public the opportunity to review and comment on California's draft IDEA, Part C grant application for 2017 federal early intervention funds.

Regional Center Oversight Dashboard (01/06/17)
Data from the Department’s oversight activities.

Highlights from the 85th Annual Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony (12/21/16)
Please enjoy this YouTube of the 2016 Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.

Regional Center Purchase of Service Disparities Survey (12/06/16)
In August 2016, the Department held four public meetings across California to gather feedback regarding disparities in Purchase of Service expenditures. The online survey is available for additional public input.