Participant Resources

CONSUMER HANDBOOK

Participant Handbook Revised 11/12

CONSUMER SATISFACTION SURVEYS

2012_Consumer_Satisfaction_Survey

2009_Consumer_Satisfaction_Survey_Results

TRANSPORTATION

Sacramento Regional Transit District
Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT) operates 97 bus routes and 36.87 miles of light rail covering a 418 square-mile service area. RT’s entire bus and light rail system is accessible to the disabled community. Also, RT provides a door-to-door transportation service (in accordance with its responsibilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act) for Sacramento area residents who are unable to use fixed-route service.

Paratransit
Paratransit, Inc., is a private nonprofit corporation dedicated to providing transportation services to individuals with disabilities, the elderly, and related agencies throughout the Sacramento County area.

The City of Sacramento Taxi
This link is to http://www.thecityofsacramento.com, a listing of Sacramento area taxi cab companies as you might find them in a phone book. If you need help accessing a taxi cab in Sacramento, please ask your INALLIANCE staff for assistance.

Yuba-Sutter Transit
The Yuba-Sutter Transit offers scheduled local fixed route service from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. weekdays and from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturdays. No service is available on Sundays. Six routes provide service to Yuba City, Marysville, Linda and Olivehurst. Buses operate every 30 to 60 minutes. Convenient timed transfers are available at Yuba College; the North Beale Road Transit Center; the Yuba County Government Center; Alturas and Shasta Streets; and, the Walton Terminal (Sam’s Club/Sunsweet).

Dial-a-Ride
Dial-A-Ride is Yuba-Sutter Transit’s complimentary paratransit service under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Passengers with disabilities that prevent them from using Yuba-Sutter Transit’s urban fixed route bus system may apply for ADA status to receive priority service on Dial-A-Ride.
Dial-A-Ride offers curb-to-curb shared ride service to eligible passengers anywhere within the cities of Yuba, Marysville, Linda and Olivehurst. This service is available from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on weekdays and from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturdays. No service is provided on Sundays.

Yuba-Sutter Cab Service
The Yuba-Sutter area hosts a number of cab companies. For a full listing, please visit http://www.visityubasutter.com and click on the transportation link. For further assistance in accessing cab service in the Yuba-Sutter area, contact your INALLIANCE staff.

ADVOCACY

People First of California, Inc.
It is the mission of People First of California, Inc. to help start, inform and support local chapters so that we, and all people with developmental disabilities are able to speak for ourselves, know our rights and responsibilities, and are respected, valued members of our communities.

Alta California Regional Center
Alta California Regional Center creates, and maintains partnerships to support all persons with developmental disabilities, children at risk, and their families in choosing services and supports through individual lifelong planning to achieve satisfying lifestyles in their own communities.

ADAPTIVE SPORTS

Access Leisure РPrograms for Persons with Disabilities 
The City of Sacramento, Access Leisure, offers a variety of adapted sports programs such as wheelchair basketball, wheelchair softball, power soccer, Access Aquatics and even a cheerleading team. They also offer information on where you can participate in wheelchair tennis, adapted waterskiing, white water rafting, dance, drama, the arts, adapted downhill or cross country snow skiing, and adapted weight training for adults.

Disabled Sports USA
DS/USA now offers nationwide sports rehabilitation programs to anyone with a permanent disability. Activities include winter skiing, water sports, summer and winter competitions, fitness and special sports events. Participants include those with visual impairments, amputations, spinal cord injury, dwarfism, multiple sclerosis, head injury, cerebral palsy, and other neuromuscular and orthopedic conditions.

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