Local Agency Resources
The AbilityOne Program is among the largest sources of employment, on Federal
contracts, for individuals who are blind or have significant disabilities in the United
We envision a community where individuals with developmental disabilities are valued members who are treated with dignity and respect.
ANCOR is a national, nonprofit trade association representing more than 1,400 private community providers of services to people with disabilities.
California Department of Developmental Services is the agency through which the State of California provides services and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities.
California Department of Rehabilitation works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living and equality for individuals with disabilities.
CARF is an independent, nonprofit organization focused on advancing the quality of services you use to meet your needs for the best possible outcomes.
CDSA is a statewide association representing nearly 100 community-based organizations that support and empower persons with developmental disabilities and their families, helping to create choices and opportunities that enhance the quality of their lives.
Advocates for the systemic development of quality community living services for Californians with developmental disabilities.
After generations of being invisible we have joined together, with our OWN voice to inspire and educate each other “peer to peer” throughout the state, to start People First chapters.