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  • 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…

  • Family and Friends' Festival

    April 2014

    Harbor Regional Center is celebrating 40 Years! You are invited to come celebrate with us! Saturday, May 10, 2014 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Harbor Regional Center 21231 Hawthorne Blvd Torrance, C…

  • Center for Disease Community Report on Autism 201

    April 2014

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has published its 2014 Community Report on Autism. The report summarizes the technical study behind the CDC’s new estimate of autism prevalence…

  • HRC e-Newsletters Archives

    April 2014

    MediCal Announces Plan to Cover Autism Therapy (8/8/14) Imagination Station: New Class for HRC Toddlers and Parents (7/14) Training and Events July - December 2014 (6/20/14) Early Start Res…

  • Spring 2014 Harbor Happenings

    April 2014

    Our Spring edition of the Harbor Happenings is now posted on our website. We hope you enjoy this issue. News HRC Board Visits State Capitol Page 1 Interns Prepare For Work Page 2 Fr…

  • Congratulations to HRC Board Member Doug Erber

    April 2014

    SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments.Douglas Erber, 48, of Long Beach, has been appointed to the California Interagency Coordinating Council on Earl…

  • Positive Parenting The Young Child

    November 2013

    For parents of HRC clients ages 1-5 years. It is 6Pm on a Tuesday, and we are all sitting in a circle in the comfortable setting of the family center. The group which consists of moms, dads and t…

  • HOPE 6th Annual Golf and Tennis Classic

    October 2013

    HOPE invites you enter an opportunity drawing to win a Chevy Spark, donated by Joe Giacomin's Martin Chevrolet. Only 300 tickets will be sold, at $100.00 per ticket. For an entry form, click here…

  • Forging A Family

    August 2013

    Long Beach organization seeks families to foster adults with developmental disabilities August 2nd, 2013 From Signal Hill Tribune CJ Dablo Staff Writer Lakewood resident Stephen Bullard,…