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CDCAN TOWNHALL TELEMEETING 2008 SCHEDULE

Date & Time Topic
SEPTEMBER 8. 2008 (MONDAY) 1:00 PM to 2:45 PM
Toll Free Number: 1-800-839 9416
Passcode:   5585287

 

STATE BUDGET CRISIS - Impact of the three month delay on people with disabilities, mental health needs, seniors, community organizations, providers, workers who provide supports and services.  This townhall will focus on the delay - its impact, problems, and response from the State and others.  Guests (confirmed) include Secretary Kim Belshe of the California Health and Human Services Agency, Chief Deputy Director Stan Rosenstein of the Department of Health Care Services, possibly Terri Delgadillo, Director of the Department of Developmental Services, officials from other state agencies.  
   

* Next to be scheduled: Access and Civil Rights
* Supported living services (series)
* Medi-Cal
* In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
* Special education update and employment update

CDCAN townhall telemeetings focusing on specific hot issues will be held as needed, including pending bills before the California Legislature or in the US Congress, or proposed regulations at both the State, Federal and local levels. 

CDCAN Townhall Telemeeting Locations

Please call the location before making arrangements to go there, to make sure that they will be a site for the specific Townhall Telemeeting you are interested in participating.  Some locations will be sites only for certain Townhall Telemeetings.

Northern California     Southern California     Central Valley     Bay Area  

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LOCATIONS

City

   

FREED Center for Independent Living
154 Hughes Rd., Suite 1 Grass Valley, CA 95945
Contact: Ann Guerra   Phone: 1 (530) 272-1732

Grass Valley

   

Easter Seals Northern California
20 Pimentel Court, Suite A-1 Novato, CA 94949
Contact: Jaclyn K. Reinhardt, President/CEO Phone: 1 (415) 382-7450

Novato

   

Rowell Family Empowerment/SEA Center
6319 A Skyway Paradise, CA 95969
Contact: Kat Lowrance 1 (530) 226-5129

Paradise

   

Alta California Regional Center - (Brenda Smith Conference Room)
2135 Butano Drive, Sacramento, CA 95825
Contact: Rob Biggar Phone: (916) 978-6400 or
David Engberg: (916) 858-1364

Sacramento

   

Protection and Advocacy Inc (PAI) (Main Office)
100 Howe Ave, Sacramento, CA
Contact: David Enberg (Capitol People First Pres)
or Jeanette Rodgers (PAI) Phone: (916) 488-9950

Sacramento

   

Redwood Coast Regional Center
1116 Airport Park Blvd, Ukiah, CA 95482
Contact: Sheila Keys Phone: (707) 462-3832 ext 264

Ukiah

   

HCAR Sequoia Center
4620 Meyers Ave., Eureka, CA
Contact: Teresa Canrinus (707) 476-8650

Eureka

   

Resources for Independent Living
1211 "H" St., Suite B, Sacramento, Ca
Contact: Michael Dunne (916) 446-3074

Sacramento

   

Community Resources for Independent Living
To be determined - Call CRIL Fremont branch for meeting room location
Contact: Richard Gallo (510) 794-5735

CRIL Online

Fremont

   

TTSR
620 Bercut Drive
Sacramento, CA 95814
Contact: Kathryn Storm 916-442-8877 ext100

Sacramento

   
 
     
       
       

BAY AREA LOCATIONS

City

   

Center for Independent Living, Inc. (CIL-Berkeley)
2539 Telegraph Avenue Berkeley. CA 94704
Contact: Jan Garrett Phone: 510/841-4776 ext 119

Berkeley

   

Maggie Dee (via phone tree with other advocates) 
Contra Costa County

Contra Costa County

   

San Andreas Regional Center
300 Orchard City Dr. Suite 170, Campbell, Ca
Contact: Francisco Valenzuela (408) 374-9960

Campbell

   

Family Support Services of the Bay Area
401 Grande Avenue suite 500, Oakland CA
Contact: Judy Levin 510-834-2443

Oakland

   
Community Resources for Independent Living,
39155 Liberty Street Suite A100, Fremont, CA, 
Richard Gallo, 510-794-5735, 
Fremont    
       
       

CENTRAL VALLEY LOCATIONS

City

   

Central Valley Regional Center
4615 North Marty Ave Fresno, CA 93711
Contact: Amy Westling Phone: 559/271-6618

Fresno

   

David & Monica Eccles Residence
3390 Rucker Rd Lompoc, CA
Contact: David and Monica Eccles Phone: 805/733-0630

Lompoc

   

National MS Society - Channel Islands Chapter
14 West Valerio Street Santa Barbara, CA.
Contact: Jeannette Chen Phone: 805/682-8783

Santa Barbara

   

CHANCE, Inc. (Coalition for Housing Accessibility)
13 E. Haley Street (between State and Anacapa) Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Contact: Shella Dumong Phone: 805/966-0020

Santa Barbara

   

Sherry Hall Residence
419 Koshland Way, Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Contact: Sherry Hall or Barri Boone Phone: 831/420-0369

Santa Cruz

   

Work Training Program LEAP/ACTT Program
(San Luis People First & others)
3055 Duncan Lane, Suite D, San Luis Obispo 93401
Contact: Carol Lopes or Warren Mattingly Phone: 805/782-8893 or 8892

San Luis Obispo

   

SEIU Local 790 Office (library on the second floor)
37 Hunter Square Plaza Stockton, CA 95202
Contact: Connie O'Dea Phone: 209/463.3283 ext. 195

Stockton

   

The Arc Ventura (main facility)
CENTRAL COAST (INCLUDING MONTEREY BAY AREA)
5103 Walker Street, Ventura, CA . 93003
Contact: Shirley Dove or T.A. Hart Phone: 805/650-8611

Ventura

   

Area Board IX 
7127 Hollister Avenue Suite 7, Goleta, CA
Contact: Leslie Anne Ezelle 805-885-2857

Goleta

   

Barri Boone (disabled and a Homecare Worker, EBd of SEIU 415 Charles Stone (Chair of Santa Cruz Commission on Disability, member of Santa Cruz Public Authority) Loma Vista Estates (Senior Park) 4425 Clares St. #53, Capitola ** Please call first (small space and disability issues) 831/465-9786 **

Capitola

   
       
       

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOCATIONS

City

   
       

California Elder Law Center 
4010 Watson Plaza Drive, Ste. 235
Lakewood, CA 
Contact: Michael McGuire, 562-627-9600

Lakewood

   

Maureen Graves, Attorney at Law
34 Schubert Court
Irvine, CA 
Office phone: (949) 856-0128; Fax (949) 856-0168

Irvine

   

UCP of Los Angeles and Ventura Counties  
Westside Center, Culver City
Contact: Anne Rivera or Terri Lantz Phone: (310) 838-2217 or 
Terri Lantz 818/782-2211 ext 582

Culver City

   

Foundation for the Junior Blind
5300 Angeles Vista Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90043
Contact/Lead: Yvette Reynolds Phone: (323) 295-4555, ext. 217

Los Angeles

   

Life Steps Foundation, Inc
12555 W Jefferson Blvd #275, Los Angeles, CA 90066
Contact: Susana Kaufmann (Executive Assistant to CEO)  
Phone: 310/306-4746, ext 27

Los Angeles

   

Maureen Graves (parent/residence)
Los Angeles

Los Angeles

   

Westside Center for Independent Living 
12901 Venice Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90066
Contact: Dina Garcia (Systems Change Advocate)
Phone: 310/390-3611 ext 255

Los Angeles

   

Creative Arts Program 
3960 Studebaker Rd. Suite 106 Long Beach CA 90808
Phone: 562/ 982-0251 Contact/Lead: Chris Elliot

Long Beach

   

Jay Nolan Community Services
15501 San Fernando Mission Blvd., #200 Mission Hills, CA 91345
Contact: Sherlene Allen/Jeff Strully Phone: 818/445-4022 
(Sherlene) or Jeff Strully (818/361-6400 ext 1287)

Mission Hills

   

Easter Seals Southern California - National City
43 E. 12th St. National City, CA 91950
Contact: Natasha Jacobs or Jeff Fine Phone: 619/336-0630

National City

   

Ability First
1300 E. Green Street Pasadena, California 91106
Contact: Steve Rosenthal Phone: 626/396-1010

Pasadena

   

Easter Seals Southern California - Pasadena Office
100 N. Hill Ave. Ste. 100 Pasadena, CA 91106
Contact: Janice Radtke Phone: 626/793-7700

Pasadena

   

San Gabriel/Pomona Regional Center (check in with receptionist)
761 Corporate Center Drive  Pomona, CA
Contact: Linda Desrosiers (Public Relations Administrator)  
Phone: 909/868-7512 or 909/620-7722

Pomona

   

Easter Seals Southern California - Riverside
1450 University Avenue “F-2” Riverside, CA 92507
Contact: Edna Napier Phone: 909/248-4873

Riverside

   

United Cerebral Palsy Association of San Diego County
8525 Gibbs Drive Suite 100 San Diego, CA 92123
Contact: Mary Krieger 858 571-7803

San Diego

   

Avenues Supported Living Services
28415 Industry Dr., #502 Valencia, CA 91355
Contact: Scott and Lori Shepard Phone: 661/702-9788

Valencia

   

Easter Seals Southern California - Van Nuys Office
16946 Sherman Way Van Nuys, CA 91406
Contact: Linda Radtke Phone: 818/996-9902

Van Nuys

   

Center for Independent Living 
12555 W Jefferson Blvd #275, Los Angeles, CA
Contact: Jan Garrett 310-306-4746

Los Angeles

   

Art for Youth Advocacy
2944 Arbella Lane, Thousand Oaks, CA
Contact: Debra Reublin, 805/ 241-3551

Thousand Oaks