Entries by rhiannonm

Day of Action: #KeepthePromise Phone Bank

The Senate Budget subcommittee responsible for the money our system gets had its last hearing on our issues. In a surprise turn of events, they not only approved Governor Newsom’s short-term limited funding increase, they… Voted YES on a (minimum) eight percent increase for all providers. Voted YES on making the increase permanent. Voted YES on […]

Self-Determination Fair: Sunday, May 19th

Westside Regional Center & Self-Determination Local Advisory Committee Present 2019 Self-Determination Fair Date:  Sunday May 19, 2019 Time:  11AM – 2PM Location:  Westside Regional Center Boardroom Welcome to all individuals and families who have been selected for the Self Determination program initial phase-in!  During this event you will have the opportunity to meet FMS Providers […]

Self-Determination Update as of 1/10/19–Orientations are Still Postponed at this Time

The Self-Determination Orientations originally scheduled for January 2019 have been postponed. WRC is awaiting the approval of the orientation materials by the Department of Developmental Services (DDS). In the meantime, you can stay informed by attending the Self Determination Local Advisory Committee (LAC) meetings. They are typically held on the second Tuesday of every month in […]

Attention Service Providers!! Make Your Voice Heard About Rates: Surveys Available Now

Post Date: January 03, 2019 From the Los Angeles and San Diego Coalitions of Service Providers To the Executive Leadership of all organizations providing services funded through regional centers, As you all know, we are rapidly approaching the critical moment in Sacramento when the Department of Developmental Services will deliver to the Legislature its study […]

Disaster Relief Information–Woosely Fire Recovery

Dear Westside Families, Our heart goes out to all of our extended community who have been impacted and continue to be displaced by the Hill and Woolsey Fires. Please know that WRC is available to assist you in finding resources.  We also remain available to assist you if you or your family member need specialized […]

Woosley and Hill Fire Information: List of Local Emergency Shelters

If you have been affected because of a fire emergency and have been evacuated or need any assistance regarding your services or general service information please call the Westside Regional Center office (310)258-4000 and ask to speak to the Officer of the Day.  Click here for a list of local Emergency Shelters for those affected […]

Notice of Public Meeting to Present the 2019 WRC Performance Contract:

Westside Regional Center will conduct its annual Public Meeting on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 to present the 2019 WRC Performance Contract. The performance contract is comprised of goals and outcomes that are developed as a result of community input.  WRC will be disseminating a Performance Contract survey for the community to provide their input on these […]