Helpful Links

Foundation for Developmental Disabilities

The mission of the Foundation for Developmental Disabilities is to raise and distribute funds to provide services and supports to benefit people with developmental disabilities, and their families when funds are not available from public or private resources.

Department of Developmental Services

DDS is the agency through which the State of California provides services and supports to children and adults with developmental disabilities.

Association of Regional Center Agencies

ARCA represents the autonomous regional centers in supporting and advancing the intent and mandate of the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act


Find information about health and human services in the San Diego region.

First Signs

First Signs, Inc. is a national non-profit organization dedicated to educating parents and pediatric professionals about the early warning signs of autism and other developmental disorders.

San Diego Network of Care

A comprehensive, Internet-based resource for the elderly and people with disabilities, as well as their caregivers and service providers.

Community Care Licensing

Licensing information and requirements for Residential Facilities.