DDS Holding 3 Public Meetings on POS Disparity

Public Meeting Notice

Disparity Funds Program - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Reducing Purchase of Service Disparities

The Department of Developmental Services will hold three public meetings to consult with stakeholders, including consumers and families, advocates, providers, and protection/advocacy agencies, to review purchase of service data and develop recommendations to help reduce disparities. Discussion areas will include identifying cultural barriers and challenges in obtaining regional center services and the areas that need clarification for people to understand the service delivery system, as well as, plans and recommendations to promote equity and reduce disparities in the purchase of services.

Please join on:

Monday, November 6, 2017

9:00AM – 12:00PM

On-site translation will be provided in the following languages: Spanish, Vietnamese, and Cantonese

State Council on Developmental Disabilities
Bay Area Office 1515 Clay Street
Auditorium Oakland, CA  94612 

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

9:00AM – 12:00PM

On-site translation will be provided in the following languages: Spanish, Vietnamese, Korean, and Cantonese

Ramona Hall Community Center
4580 N Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90065

Thursday, November 9, 2017

9:00AM – 12:00PM

On-site translation will be provided in the following languages: Spanish, Hmong, and Russian

Central Valley Regional Center
4615 N Marty Ave
Fresno, CA 93722
*Conference room entrance and parking is located on the north east corner of the building.

For more information or to request translation accommodations, please contact DDS via phone at: (916) 654-2297 or by email at RCB@dds.ca.gov.

 

State Council on Developmental Disabilities