Mission: To ensure that individuals with developmental disabilities are provided opportunities and services to enable them to achieve their maximum potential through increasd independence, productivity and integration into the community.
Programs: The entity was organized in accordance with the provisions of the lanterman developmental disabilities services act of the welfare and institutions code of california. In accordance with the act, the entity works in partnership with people with developmental disabilities, their families, local communities, service providers, and the government. Its mission is to enable persons with developmental disabilities to live independent productive, and satisfying lives in their community. The entity also strives to lessen developmental delays in infants and young children, and minimize the risk of developmental disabilities. Among the services and support the entity provides or coordinates are diagnosis and /assessment, individualized planning and service coordination, early intervention and prevention, community living options, supported work and vocational programs, advocacy, training and educational opportunities, and other support services for consumers and families. The entity served over 12,453 clients in the fiscal year ending june 30, 2017