Important Links

These are valuable links to websites that might have information you need:

  • The Arc is the largest national community-based organization advocating for and serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. With nearly 700 state and local chapters nationwide, The Arc is on the front lines to ensure that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families have the support and services they need to be fully engaged in their communities.
  • The Arc California’s website provides current, state specific information pertaining to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • The Autism Now website is a central location of quality information and resources regarding individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders or other developmental disabilities. Resources within the website include topics on home, job, classrooms, and community. Autism Now is an initiative of The Arc of the United States.
  • United Cerebral Palsy Support and useful resources to individuals and families who have been diagnosed with cerebral palsy
  • Information regarding state and federal laws, housing, awareness, accessibility, and employment can be found on the Department of Rehabilitation website.
  • A website dedicated to providing information on programs, resources, and issues concerning Californians with disabilities.
  • New Directions for people with disabilities, inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing high quality local, national, and international travel vacations and holiday programs for people with mild to moderate developmental disabilities. These profoundly enriching educational travel opportunities expand experiential learning and dramatically enhance the self-esteem of every traveler. Our programs open whole new worlds of understanding for both the participants and the general population. Through these programs, people with disabilities are increasingly understood, appreciated and accepted as important and contributing members of our world.
  • North Los Angeles County Regional Center provides lifelong partnerships and planning to persons with developmental disabilities by promoting their civil and personal rights, providing comprehensive information, advocating in cooperation with consumers, promoting and providing quality services, and supporting full participation of consumers and families in all aspects of community life.
  • The State Council on Developmental Disabilities is an independent state agency created from state and federal law that ensures those with developmental disabilities obtains the services and supports they require.
  • The Arc of Ventura County annual meetings
    The annual membership zoom meetings starting in 2020 are viewable here.
  • Title VI Program

    Notifying the Public of Rights under Title VI The Arc of Ventura County operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.
  • Tri-Counties Regional Center provides supports and services for individuals with developmental disabilities living in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties so that they may live fully and safely as active and independent members of our community.