As part of the Department of Developmental Services' (DDS) commitment to provide information to the general public, individuals with developmental disabilities and their families, and professionals in the field, DDS produces the Fact Book on an annual basis. The Fact Book presents pertinent data over a 10-year period about the individuals served by DDS, including an overview of the service delivery system and trends in California. The Fact Book contains valuable information that is helpful in better understanding California’s developmental services system and the people served.
Nutrition, Fitness and Diabetes Management
This training will focus on how day program and residential providers can help clients maintain a healthy lifestyle in the new year through diet and exercise using the "Get Fit!" program. Aimed at improving health and reducing the risks of developing chronic health problems such as diabetes and obesity, the "Get Fit" program provides education on healthy lifestyles for school age and adult clients and their service providers. The training will also include what providers should know about diabetic screening and routine medical follow-up.
Lanterman Regional Center
3303 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Due to security reasons, access to the building requires that all visitors carry a picture ID.
Parking: Available in the parking structure behind Lanterman on Berendo Avenue. Parking tickets will not be validated. Parking fees are $5 prior to 10 a.m. entry, otherwise they will range from $10 to $13. There is metered parking on the street. Watch street signs. Lanterman is 2 blocks west of the Metro Red Line Wilshire/Vermont Station.