Eastern Los Angeles Regional Center (ELARC) – Whittier District Office

The Eastern Los Angeles Regional Center (ELARC) is a private, non-profit organization under contract to the California Department of Developmental Services (DDS) which coordinates and provides community based services to people with developmental disabilities in California. ELARC is one of 21 Regional Centers in the state and one of seven Regional Centers in Los Angeles County. The ELARC service area is comprised of communities located in the eastern and northeastern portions of Los Angeles County.  In total, ELARC serves over 10,000 individuals and has over 250 employees at two sites in Eastern Los Angeles County.

Eastern Los Angeles Regional Center (ELARC) – Main Office

The Eastern Los Angeles Regional Center (ELARC) is a private, non-profit organization under contract to the California Department of Developmental Services (DDS) which coordinates and provides community based services to people with developmental disabilities in California. ELARC is one of 21 Regional Centers in the state and one of seven Regional Centers in Los Angeles County. The ELARC service area is comprised of communities located in the eastern and northeastern portions of Los Angeles County.  In total, ELARC serves over 10,000 individuals and has over 250 employees at two sites in Eastern Los Angeles County.

Disability Rights Legal Center

Loving Your Disabled Children

Marlton School (Hearing Impaired)

Lanterman High School

Jeffery Foundation

Ability First Rehabilitation Workshop

The Village Health Foundation

Carl Bean House

AIDS Programs, Testing

Abilityfirst Housing – Sea Breeze Manor

The AbilityFirst accessible housing program includes apartment complexes, a “”family-style”” adult residential facility, and a residential home for seniors, at various sites around Los Angeles County.

Build Rehabilitation Industries

The agency provides business services, services for people with disabilities, welfare-to-work services and WIA programs for people who have barriers to employment, who are disabled, and who live in the San Fernando Valley.

Creative Support Systems

The agency provides services for people with disabilities in Los Angeles and Orange Counties.

Bethany Manor Foundation Inc

The agency provides services for children age 18 months to 5 years with developmental disabilities as well as child care services for typically developing children.

California State Department Of Rehabilitation – Santa Clarita Branch

The department provides vocational rehabilitation services for people who have disabilities.

South Central Los Angeles Regional Center Family Resource Center

The Resource Center provides family support and services for parents of children, from birth to adulthood, who have developmental delays or developmental disabilities.

Loving Your Disabled Child

The agency provides support for parents of children with disabilities who live in Los Angeles County.

Adult Development Center – Gardena

The agency provides recreational programs and services for people with developmental disabilities who live in the South Bay area.

Capc Inc

The agency provides services for people with disabilities who live in the greater Whittier area and within a 15 mile radius of Whittier.

South Central Los Angeles Regional Center (SCLARC)

The center provides services for people of all ages with developmental disabilities and their families who live in the Compton, San Antonio, South, Southeast and Southwest Health Districts of Los Angeles County.  Geographic and other restrictions apply.

This is a private, non-profit organization which is funded by the State of California Department of Developmental Services.  It is one of a network of 21 state-mandated regional centers.  Services are provided by professional and paraprofessional staff, including LCSW’s, physicians and psychologists; and by graduate student interns under the supervision of licensed staff.

Antelope Valley Foundation For The Developmentally Disabled

The foundation provides services for people with developmental disabilities.

Saddle Up

The organization provides services for people of all ages who have disabilities, including physical, emotional and learning disabilities.

Center For Living Independence For The Multi-Handicapped Blind

The agency provides services for people with disabilities who are 18 years and older and are blind or multi-handicapped.

Best Buddies International Inc

The agency provides services for people with developmental disabilities and volunteer opportunities.

Easter Seals Southern California – Cerritos

The agency provides services for people with physical and developmental disabilities.

Riverview Hearing, Speech And Language Centers – Long Beach

The center provides services for people with disabilities who live in Los Angeles and Orange Counties.

Centro De Ninos Y Padres

The program provides services for children with disabilities.

Los Angeles County Department Of Mental Health – Long Beach Mental Health Services

The center provides employment services, mental health services, and welfare-to-work support services for adults in the Long Beach area.

Abilityfirst Housing – Pacific Rim Apartments

The AbilityFirst accessible housing program includes apartment complexes, a “”family-style”” adult residential facility, and a residential home for seniors, at various sites around Los Angeles County.

Arts And Services For Disabled Inc

The agency provides counseling services to residents in 90808, 90247 and 90250.