Welcome to Disability Rights California's Developmental Disability Peer/Self-Advocacy (DD P/SA) Unit web page. Watch this space for postings about developmental disabilities, self-help groups, community living, and other topics of interest.
UPDATED Your IPP (Individual Program Plan) - It's Not Just a Piece of Paper (pdf) (rtf) (htm) (January 2010, English, #5038.01) | Spanish | Korean | Chinese | Vietnamese | Cambodian | Russian | Hmong | Armenian | Laotian | Thai | Japanese |
California Memorial Project - to honor people who died anonymously in California’s state psychiatric hospitals and developmental centers
Lanterman Act - publications and resources about your rights under the Lanterman Act
Department of Developmental Services (DDS) - "Building Partnerships, Supporting Choices"
People First of California - "We are people first, our disability is second!"
Regional Centers - information about regional centers - services, eligibility, directory
Newsletter articles about the Developmental Disability Peer/Self-Advocacy Unit
Thank you Redwood Place - PAI Newsletter, Issue 88, Summer 2004
DD P/SA works to boost self-determination - PAI Newsletter, Issue 87, Spring 2004, Annual Report
DD P/SA unit takes on supported living - PAI Newsletter, Issue 86, Winter 2003 2003/2004
Individual advocacy is on the rise in DD P/SA unit - PAI Newsletter, Issue 85, Fall 2003
DD P/SA unit continues training, advocacy - PAI Newsletter, Issue 84, Summer 2003
DD P/SA unit was on the move - PAI Newsletter, Issue 83, Spring 2003, Annual Report and 25th Anniversary Edition
DD P/SA unit exceeds goals - PAI Newsletter, Issue 82, Winter 2002/2003
DDP/SA unit had a good first year - PAI Newsletter, Issue 81, Fall 2002