Entries by Lidenira Amador

WRC Self-Determination Local Advisory Committee (LAC) Update & Information Sessions- September Meeting Moved to Monday 9-17

WRC Self-Determination Local Advisory Committee Meeting MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH 6-8 pm 3rd Floor Board Room Westside Regional Center 5901 Green Valley Circle Culver City CA 90230 IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER DDS Dates of Implementation June 6 – Federal funding (waiver) approved July 19 – Statewide Self-Determination Advisory Committee convened by the State Council on Developmental […]

Attend the September 24th CA APSE Event at WRC- Support A Rich Life With Employment!

You’re invited to “Support A Rich Life With Employment” presented by CA APSE. The Program will provide practical hands on training: • · Create services and supports that move beyond walls and programs to services that support full inclusion and employment • · Organizational strategic planning • · Partnering with self-advocates and families • · […]

Westside Regional Center: UPDATE FY 2018-19 Community Resource Development Plan Priorities

Westside Regional Center’s 2018-2019 Community Resource Development Plan Post Date: August 15, 2018 Westside Regional Center (WRC) priorities considered for the Community Resource Development Plan (CRDP) proposals* to the Department of Developmental Services include but may not be limited to development in the following areas: 1. Housing services Multi-Family Housing Project (s) Enhanced Behavior Services […]

UPDATED SELF DETERMINATION TIMELINE & ROLL OUT

SELF DETERMINATION TIMELINE & ROLL OUT DDS Dates of Implementation June 6 – Federal funding (waiver) approved July 19 – Statewide Self-Determination Advisory Committee convened by the State Council on Developmental Disabilities in Sacramento/Testing of orientation July 20-August 31 – Local committees provide feedback to DDS on orientation September 17 – Final date to send […]

INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS ON THE SELF DETERMINATION PROGRAM/JUNTA DE INFORMACIÓN SOBRE EL PROGRAMA DE LA AUTODETERMINACIÓN PERSONAL

DO YOU RECEIVE SERVICES THROUGH A REGIONAL CENTER? LEARN MORE ABOUT THE NEW SELF-DETERMINATION PROGRAM Learn about: • How the program allows you to make meaningful choices about the way you live your life! • How the program will work. • How you can get support from others to be part of the program. • […]

2018 Service Provider Rate Study- Additional Service Codes Added

2018 Service Provider Rate Study- Additional Service Codes Added (7-2-18) Please note the additional service codes added to the rate study: 017 – Crisis Team- Evaluation & Behavioral Intervention 073 – Parent Coordinator Supported Living Program 115 – Specialized Therapeutic Services- 3 Yrs. Up to not Including 21 Yrs. 116 – Specialized Therapeutic Services- Less […]

Self Determination Local Advisory Committee Meeting Dates- CHANGES! July 10th meeting rescheduled to July 24th

Please note the July Self Determination Local Advisory Committee (LAC) meeting date has changed. Instead of meeting on July 10th, the LAC will meet on July 24th from 6pm-8pm in the 3rd floor Danneker Boardrooms. See upcoming Self Determination Local Advisory Committee (LAC)meetings below: • Tuesday, July 24, 6-8 pm (Regular monthly meeting) • Tuesday, […]

State Self Determination Implementation Update/Actualización de aplicación de Auto determinación del estado

State Self Determination Implementation Update The Self Determination Program (SDP) is on the way across the state, this exciting program will allow for a new way for the people we serve to have more authority and freedom in how their services and supports are planned and implemented. The State of California Department of Developmental Services […]

WRC Community Conversation & Business Connection Event- Thursday, July 26th 6pm

Thursday, July 26, 2018 6 PM – 8 PM Westside Regional Center 5901 Green Valley Circle- Ste. 320, Culver City Make Connections & Strengthen Your Workforce Learn about the positive impact of workplace diversity and how hiring someone with a disability makes great business sense Who should attend? Local area businesses, hiring managers, employers, human […]

2018 Service Provider Rate Study- Deadline Extended to August 3rd

2018 Service Provider Rate Study As required by Welfare and Institutions Code § 4519.8 the California Department Developmental Services (DDS) is in the process of studying the reimbursement rates paid for community-based services for individuals with developmental disabilities. Burns & Associates (B&A) has emailed information regarding the SURVEY TO PROVIDERS. • TAKE SURVEY • SURVEY […]