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Profiles in Self-Determination
A plain language guide for Self-Determination Program participants, family members, and professionals. This book profiles ten children and adults who are currently in the traditional regional center system and how they imagine their lives changing under self-determination. It also tells the stories of participants and professionals in the pilot project.Order Now
DDS Announces Nov. 22 Drawing for SDP Participants
DDS sent out this message October 15. This item will be updated with a link to this content on DDS’s website when available. “On November 22, 2019, the Department will select additional individuals for the SDP. To be considered for selection, the names of individuals who have attended an SDP informational meeting must be submitted to the Department by November 15, 2019.
The November 22, 2019 selection will be prioritized on the following:
-The total number of participants at each regional center is consistent with the relative percentage of total consumers served by all regional centers
-Individuals who are age 42 years and older
-Siblings of individuals who were previously selected for SDP
-Members of SDP local volunteer advisory committees (as of October 8, 2019) or their family members
-Maintain as close as possible the relative ethnic diversity within each regional center catchment area.