Welcome to the California Department of Developmental Services
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1600 9th Street
P. O. Box 944202
Sacramento, CA 94244-2020

Info: (916) 654-1690
TTY: (916) 654-2054

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Information About DDS

The Department of Developmental Services is one of 12 departments and one board comprising the California Health and Human Services Agency. With a budget of more than $4.5 billion, the department provides services and supports for approximately 228,000 children and adults with developmental disabilities and 28,000 infants with a developmental delay or established risk condition. These services are provided through state-operated developmental centers and community facilities, and contracts with twenty-one nonprofit agencies called regional centers. In addition, the regional centers are currently providing diagnosis & evaluation services to approximately 8400 consumers. (See Monthly Consumer Caseload Reports for additional information.)

 
 
Last Updated: 6/6/2014