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  • New HOPE Home in Norwalk

    August 2017

    Home on Brink Ave in Norwalk Moves HOPE a Step Closer to 80 by ‘18 Goal by Ian Navarez HOPE HOPE is doing our part to alleviate the growing affordable housing shortage for adults with develop…

  • California Budget Update 2017/18

    July 2017

    What Changed for Developmental Services Funding? Total expenditures for 2017/18 for developmental services are expected to exceed $7 Billion. The budget projects a total increase of 317,283 new c…

  • Call to Action for Social Rec & Respite Services

    June 2017

    All this year, advocates in the developmental services system have been impressing upon our legislators and Department of Developmental Services our view that restoration of services that have been …

  • Harbor Happenings Spring 2016

    April 2016

    Read about what's happening at HRC in the latest 3D issue of the Harbor Happenings. Contents Reason to Celebrate: Bipartisan Legislature Passes Developmental Services Funding Bill P. 1 Cristi…

  • Harbor Happenings Spring/Summer 2015

    July 2015

    Read about our local World Games heros and find out what's happening at HRC in the latest 3D issue of the Harbor Happenings. We hope you enjoy this issue. Click on the forward and back arrows to t…

  • Budget decision will be made in the next few days!

    June 2015

    Tell your Governor and your Senator Ricardo Lara, member of the Budget Conference Committee to support an across the board increase in funding for developmental services in the community.• Califor…

  • Call to Action: Save Our Service System.

    May 2015

    65 State Senators and Assembly Members in the California legislature have signed a letter in support of increased funding for developmental services, as recommended by Senator Jim Beall and the Lanter…

  • Building Families: Speaker Series

    May 2015

    Supporting our Children by Strengthening our Relationships A free speaker series sponsored by Harbor Regional Center Resource & Assistive Technology Center for the parents of children 0 to 3 years …

  • Fighting for Our Service System

    January 2015

    The Push for 10% Continues The 19-member Lanterman Coalition, including The Association of Regional Center Agencies (ARCA), is urging the Brown administration to stop the current state of collaps…

  • DDS Submits Application for Self Determination Pro

    January 2015

    On December 31,2014, the legally mandated deadline, the Department of Developmental Services submitted a Home and Community Based Services Waiver application seeking federal funding for California's…

  • Network Maintenance This Weekend

    November 2014

    Our network will be down for maintenance on Saturday Nov. 22nd and Sunday Nov. 23rd. Therefore it will not be possible to reach us through our usual phone numbers or email addresses (@harborrc.org) …

  • South Bay Sunrise Rotary Club Supports Harbor Help

    October 2014

    Did you know that the annual RAT Beach charity bike ride sponsored by the South Bay Sunrise Rotary supports several local organizations that serve people with developmental disabilities, including H…

  • Meet Your Legislator: Al Muratsuchi

    September 2014

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Conference Room A4 Harbor Regional Center 21231 Hawthorne Blvd Torrance, CA 90503 Download Flyer/files/uploads/meetyourlegislator.pdf Prese…

  • Fall 2014 Harbor Happenings

    September 2014

    Our Spring edition of the Harbor Happenings is now posted on our website. Download the full issue at www.harborrc.org/news/newsletters. We hope you enjoy this issue. Contents: News The…

  • President Signs Workforce Innovation and Opportuni

    July 2014

    “As we approach the 24th anniversary of the ADA, this bill takes new steps to support Americans with disabilities who want to live and work independently.” The Workforce Innovation and Opport…

  • Boeing Employees Community Funds Grants Help Fund

    July 2014

    Thank you to the Boeing Employees Community Fund (ECF) for their very generous grant to the 2014 Holidays are For Sharing program. We are extremely grateful that ECF has entrusted us to use these…

  • Rat Beach Bike Tour Supports Help Fund

    July 2014

    Thank you to the South Bay Sunrise Rotary Club for again supporting Harbor Regional Center with proceeds from the upcoming RAT Beach Bike Tour. Cyclists are being registered now. If you are inter…

  • Counseling Services

    July 2014

    USC Telehealth Announces Free Counseling Services for Individuals, Couples and Families that Care for a Child or Adult with Special Needs Participants must have: A Computer Webcam High Speed In…

  • Early Start Restored!

    June 2014

    On June 20, 2014 Governor Brown signed the 2014-14 Budget into law. The great news? Early Start eligibility and federally-required services funding has been restored to pre-2009 levels! This will…

  • Urge Governor's Support of Early Start, System Fun

    June 2014

    Budget Update Both Houses of the legislature passed a budget on Sunday evening. The budget reflected the unanimous agreement late last week by the Budget Conference Committee to restore eligibili…