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Lanterman offers lifelong services and support for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
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March 20 ~ DDS Rate Study Meeting in Los Angeles/DDS Reunión de Estudio de Tarifas en Los Ángeles

Do you or a family member receive Regional Center services? Your opinion is important.  

The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) has been working with a contractor to complete a rate study about service provider rates. More information about the rate study can be found here.

As part of this, DDS is hosting seven meetings throughout...

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Posted on: Mar 18, 2019

Service Provider Rate Study Presentations and Input

The Burns & Associates (B&A) Provider Rate Study has been completed and will be presented to the California Legislature on March 15, 2019. B&A and the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) are seeking provider input on the rate study and the proposed rate-setting models. Comments must be received at DDS by April 5, 2019.


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Posted on: Mar 14, 2019

People With Disabilities may be Entitled to a Free Lifetime Pass to National Parks

If you or your child has a permanent disability you may be entitled to a free, lifetime pass to visit the National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands. Qualifying disabilities include physical, mental or sensory impairments.

The pass can be used at over 2000 federal recreation sites across the nation. Those include National Parks, National...

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Posted on: Mar 01, 2019

March 24 ~ Abilities Night at Aquarium of the Pacific

The Aquarium of the Pacific presents free Abilities Night for people with disabilities and their families. With the exception of Lorikeet Forest, all animal exhibits will be open. On Sunday, March 24, 2019 from 6 to 9 p.m. at 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802.

Capacity is limited. Advanced reservations are required.

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Posted on: Mar 01, 2019

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