Bike Give-away for Race in Ventura on May 9

Strider is giving away five bikes to individuals with special needs to prepare for the STRIDER Championship Series event on Saturday, May 9, at the Ventura Pier in Ventura, CA. Individuals, or their families, can enter by sending a photo and 200-word story to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Winners will be contacted by May 3, and must be present at the May 9 event.

Learn more about the bike race in Ventura here.

Special Olympics World Games Open in July

Every two years, Special Olympics athletes come together to compete at the Special Olympics World Games. Over 7,000 athletes from around the world will gather in Los Angeles this summer to show the true meaning of courage, joy, and determination. Athletes will be competing in a variety of different sports at venues throughout Los Angeles. Games will feature competitions in aquatics, gymnastics, track and field, basketball, football (soccer) and many other summer sports. Around 500,000 spectators are expected to attend this year’s World Games. The games commence on July 25, 2015 and all competition is free to attend. Learn more about the 2015 Special Olympics World Games here.

TCRC communities have stepped up as “Host Towns” for the games in San Luis Obispo, Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, Ventura, Oxnard, Camarillo, Thousand Oaks and Simi Valley. Check out this Host Town web page and video. About 30,000 World volunteers are needed to support the Host Towns and athletes in creating a memorable and unique experience. Regardless of skills or background, there are volunteer opportunities for individuals or groups. Learn more about volunteering for the Special Olympics World Games here.

Other ways to support the games include fundraising, corporate sponsorship, donating to a Host Town, being a "Fan in the Stands", or a team captain.  Click here for more information about how to get involved. Join us this summer in supporting and celebrating our Special Olympics athletes!! 






Work and Day Program Transition Fair - SLO


You are invited to attend a Work & Day Program Transition Fair to explore work and day program opportunities.

Have you ever wondered what happens after high school?

The purpose of this event is to acquaint students, individuals served by Regional Center, parents, instructional staff, and service providers with post-school training options for adults with developmental disabilities.

Meet representatives from agencies providing adult programs to learn about a variety of educational, pre-vocational, social, community and volunteer activities offered after high school.

Click here for the Transition Fair flyer in English

Haga clic aquí para ver el folleto de la Feria de Transición en español

Atascadero, Wednesday April 29, 2015

Time: 10am-12pm & 4-6 pm
Location: Tri-Counties Regional Center
7305 Morro Road Suite 104A
Atascadero, CA 93422

San Luis Obispo, Thursday April 30, 2015

Time: 10am-12pm & 4-6 pm
Location: Tri-Counties Regional Center
3450 Broad St. Suite 111
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Please RSVP to Parents Helping Parents at 543-3277 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

TCRC Informational Night & POS Expenditure Data Presentation

Please Join Us! Informational Night & POS Expenditure Presentation - View Flyer

en español

Three Main Meetings

All Held at TCRC Offices

Tuesday, March 10th in San Luis Obispo View Location on Map

3450 Broad Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 543-2833

Tuesday, March 24th in Santa Barbara (Annex) View Location on Map

505 East Montecito Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
(805) 962-7881   

Thursday, March 26th in Oxnard View Location on Map 

2401 East Gonzales Road
Oxnard, CA 93036 
(805) 485-3177 

Time:  5:30 to 7:00 pm

Be sure to check our website for updated information:



• Informational Night with representatives from:

*TCRC (service coordination, Early  Start, behavioral services, private insurance)

*Family Resource Centers

*State Council on Developmental Disabilities Central Coast

• Light meal served

• Meeting facilitation

• Child care may be available (reservations required)

• Spanish translation will be provided

Three Additional Meetings

These additional meetings will be held in local community settings at other locations in TCRC’s catchment area including:

• Santa Paula

• Santa Maria/Lompoc

• Grover Beach/Arroyo Grande/Paso Robles

Locations, dates and times to be finalized soon.


• 5:30 Light Meal Served

• 6:00 Data Presentation

• 6:20 Small Group Discussions to Gather Input

• 6:50 Closing Remarks

• 7:00 Adjourn

Representatives from TCRC, Family Resource Centers, and State Council on Developmental Disabilities Central Coast will be available after the presentation until 8:00 pm to meet with people.




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