DDS Informational Event for Self-Advocates and Families: 11/7 & 11/10

The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) invites you to a self-advocate and family member informational event. This virtual event will include: updates from DDS; information about participant-directed services; and an opportunity to hear from you!

The presentation will be in English with simultaneous interpretation in Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Tagalog and American Sign Language (ASL).

Choose which date and time to attend:

Saturday, November 7, 2020

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Click here to register:

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

5:30 PM – 7:00PM

Click here to register

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WRC Community Town Hall

Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM

Come meet our Executive Director, Roschell T. Ashley, and get updates about what is going on at WRC. Spanish interpretation will be provided upon entering the meeting.

To join by phone:

Dial In: 669-900-6833

Webinar ID: 973 1819 9993

Webinar Passcode: 286649

Click here to register.

Jueves 22 de octubre de 2020 a las 5:00 PM

Venga a conocer a nuestra Directora Ejecutiva, Roschell T. Ashley, y obtenga actualizaciones sobre lo que está sucediendo en el WRC. Se proporcionará interpretación al español al ingresar a la reunión.

Para unirse por teléfono en Español:

Marcar: 877-853-5247

ID de seminario web: 969 037 8327#

Haga clic aquí para registrarse.

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Upcoming Self-Determination Local Advisory Committee Meeting

The next Self-Determination Local Advisory Committee Meeting will take place on Wednesday, September 30th from 6:00pm-8:00pm on zoom. The agenda for this meeting can be found by clicking here.

The committee reviews the development and ongoing progress of the Self Determination Program, including whether the program advances the principles of self determination and is operating consistent with the requirements of this section, and may make ongoing recommendations for improvement to the regional center and the department.

All are welcome to attend these meetings.


By Computer

Join Zoom Meeting: 

Meeting  ID: 910 0610 9643

Password: 54321

Note: if you have never used Zoom before on your computer, you should go in beforehand to download the app at

Join Zoom Meeting

By cell phone or tablet/iPad WITH video: You must download the Zoom app (available by clicking here).  At the time of the meeting, go into the app and click on “Join.”

Meeting ID: 910 0610 9643

Password: 54321

By cell phone with NO video:

One tap mobile:

+16699006833,,88477472868#,,,,0#,,54321# US (San Jose)
+12532158782,,88477472868#,,,,0#,,54321# US (Tacoma)

Everyone will be muted upon entering the meeting. To speak, you will need to raise your hand using the button at the bottom of the screen. You will be called upon by the chair to speak and she will unmute your line. Please remember that if you are using the video, that we are seeing you. You can turn off the video at any time.

If a self-advocate needs support in using Zoom for this meeting, please reach out to your service coordinator who can help.

For more information, please call Cesar Garcia (310)258-4090.