San Andreas Regional Center (SARC)

San Andreas Regional Center is a community-based California state-funded program designed to serve persons with a developmental disability, as required by the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act.

The Center is a private, nonprofit corporation under contract for provision of services through the State Department of Developmental Services.

Services include: parent information, referral, respite care, independent living skills training, behavioral intervention, crisis intervention, early intervention, day programs, employment support, residential placement, public benefits info/referral

San Andreas Regional Center serves the four-county area of Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz.

Eligibility and intake assessment for Regional Center services are governed by the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Act (Welfare and Institutions Code sections 4512, 4642-4644) and the California Code of Regulations, title 17, chapter 3, subchapter 1, sections 54000 through 54010.

Offices in:

  • Monterey, 344 Salinas St., Ste 207, 831-759-7500
  • Santa Cruz, 1110 Main Street, Watsonville, 831-728-1781
Address: 
6203 San Ignacio Avenue, 2nd and 3rd Floor
95119 San Jose , CA
US
Phone: 
408-374-9960
Fax: 
408-376-0586
Updated: 
Mon, Jun 08, 2020: 12:48 am
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Comments

Once you are qualified, for most families, the regional center is only as good as the service coordinator you are working with. Some are helpful and knowledgeable, some are not. Did you know you can request to have a different service coordinator?

I wanted to find out if I could request another coordinator from Regional Center. I am not very happy with this coordinator, and unfortunately, the one I started with have retired now.

yes, you can. you have to have a good reason, so you need to write down what they are not doing, or what they are doing poorly, etc.

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