Be Prepared for a Heat Emergency

Be Prepared for a Heat Emergency

Temperatures in California will be as much as 20 degrees above normal for the next week.  Please take extra care to stay cool, hydrated, and informed.  Here are some quick tips and links to more information: Be informed about extreme heat. Drink lots of fluids to stay...
Excessive Heat Warning

Excessive Heat Warning

There is an Excessive Heat Warning is in effect over the Labor Day weekend into next week.  Make sure you are ready! Ready.gov – https://www.ready.gov/heat American Red Cross –...
COVID-19 At-Home Tests

COVID-19 At-Home Tests

After Friday, September 2, 2022, the federal government will stop providing free COVID-19 at-home tests. Until then, every household can order eight (8) free test kits. These tests are delivered without cost. To order tests, people should visit...
Aplique al Programa de Líderes Emergentes

Aplique al Programa de Líderes Emergentes

¿Qué es el Programa de Líderes Emergentes (ELP)? El Programa de Líderes Emergentes es una capacitación de cinco partes. El programa brinda a los autogestores y defensores de familias las habilidades necesarias para asumir posiciones de liderazgo en sus comunidades y...
Apply to the Emerging Leaders Program

Apply to the Emerging Leaders Program

What is the Emerging Leaders Program (ELP)? A five-part training program that gives self-advocates and familyadvocates the skills needed to take leadership positions in their communities and state, to advocate for systemic change. Who is this for?...
2022 Employment Grant

2022 Employment Grant

The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) is now accepting 2022 Employment Grant applications from organizations with strong ties to the developmental services system, including, but not limited to community-based organizations, colleges and universities, and...