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TCRC 2020 Community Needs Survey

On behalf of Diva Johnson Dear Community Partners, It is that time of year again. We would really like to have your input. We have a unique opportunity from the State to fund start up activities related to the development of community resources. These resources may...

UPDATED INFORMATION REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019

The Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, is a respiratory illness caused by a novel virus that has been spreading worldwide. Community-acquired cases have now been confirmed in California. TCRC is committed to working with our provider community to ensure that updated...

CalFresh (Food Stamps)

The CalFresh Food Stamps program helps people who have very low or no income to buy nutritious groceries.

New Phone Scam – Hackers Claim to be From Regional Center

Never give information to someone that you don't know. Hackers may call claiming to be from a regional center and ask for a social security number, address or other information. From the State Council on Development Disabilities: Recently, a family received a "robo...

Service Providers Conferences

Meeting the new HCBS Waiver standards and providing excellent, person centered services. This free conference is made possible by a grant from DDS and sponsored by the HCBS Peer Partner Grant and the TCRC Vendor Advisory Committee. All Providers (including...

DDS Seeks Members for the Consumer Advisory Committee

The Department of Developmental Services is looking for people with developmental disabilities to apply to become members of the Consumer Advisory Committee. The Consumer Advisory Committee provides advice to the Department on policies, programs, legislation, and...

View Online Presentations about Self-Determination

Self-Determination Program The Self Determination Program (SDP) roll-out is approaching! To learn more about this new way of receiving services, view and listen to the online narrated PowerPoint presentations below. Viewing this meets the training requirement to have...

DATA BREACH AT DDS

We recently learned that the offices of DDS Legal and Audit departments were broken into and vandalized after hours. See details about the data breach at the DDS web site.

Spring TriLine 2018 – From the Executive Director

by TCRC Executive Director Omar Noorzad, Ph.D. Our vigilance and advocacy around budget issues has led to some good news from the State. This January Governor Brown announced the annual State Budget Proposal for the new Fiscal Year, 2018-2019, with funding set aside...

What is the Self-Determination Program?

en español ¿Qué es el Programa de Autodeterminación?  The Self-Determination Program allows for individuals receiving services and/or their families to have the freedom to control and select the programs and services that support the goals in their IPP (Individual...

Law Enforcement and Autism Talk – Parents Invited

Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Time: 6:30-8:30pm Location: Tri-Counties Regional Center, 520 E. Montecitio St. Santa Barbara, CA 93103 Join us for a free informative discussion with Officer Brian Herritt, a veteran officer and private consultant who is also the father...