To assist people with disabilities and their families, here are external links to other sites, organizations, and special needs program that you might want to visit, as well as documents that you may find of interest. Clicking on external links will take you to a new window out of AbilityFirst’s site. Please note that we are not responsible for information that appears on these sites.

Americans With Disabilities Act –

Department of Developmental Services – (916) 654-1987

Department of Developmental Services Appeals, Complaints and Comments – 

California Department of Rehabilitation –

California State Council on Developmental Disabilities -

City of Pasadena’s Adaptive Recreation Program -

American Camping Association -

Alpine Training Services –

Special Needs Network -

UCLA Policy Note: Challenges to Sustaining California’s Developmental Disability Services System -

Regional Centers:

Eastern Los Angeles -

Harbor Regional Center -

Inland Regional Center -

Frank D. Lanterman Regional Center -

North L.A. Regional Center -

Regional Center of Orange County -

San Gabriel/Pomona -

South Central Regional Center -

Tri-County Regional Center –

Westside Regional Center -

Legislative Directories:

Contact information for the California State Legislature -