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Funds to Help Fire Victims

November 2018

Camp Fire, Far Northern Regional Center area

The geographic area served by Far Northern Regional Center has sustained catastrophic damage from the Camp Fire, which has had a devastating impact upon the community of people with developmental disabilities, their families, and their services.

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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 the HRC early childhood specialist, are listening and responding to many questions, comments and stories relating to the ever changing world of parenting.

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New Parent Support Opportunities

August 2013

FOR FAMILIES OF ADOLESCENTS/YOUNG ADULTS
New Transition to Independence Support Group

The Transition to Independence Support Group will hold its first meeting on August 7, 2013, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm.

This group is for parents of HRC clients 14 to 25 years old and will focus on issues related to transition from school to college, work or day programs.

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Governor Appoints HRC Parent and Board Member

January 2013

We are pleased to report that Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. has appointed Mariano Sanz to the California Department of Education, Advisory Commission on Special Education. Mariano is currently a member of the HRC Board of Trustee, a past president of the board, and an HRC parent.