RFPs & Grant Awards

Resource Planning: RFPs

Resource Development Funds


Harbor Regional Center (HRC) is a private non-profit organization under contract with the State of California Department of Developmental Services. HRC is part of a statewide network of 21 Regional Centers responsible for the coordination and development of services to meet the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities. Our service area is located in the southern and southwestern L.A. County, and includes Torrance, Harbor, Bellflower, and Long Beach health districts.

HRC evaluates the resource needs of our clients and the business needs of our Center on an ongoing basis, and periodically invites prospective service providers to submit proposals.

We thank all potential service providers for their interest in these projects or future specialized development and requests for proposals.

HRC 2020-21 Request for Proposals

Submissions due by 3:00 pm Friday, May 21, 2021

The Department of Developmental Services (DDS) is accepting Community Placement Program (CPP) and Community Resource Development Program (CRDP) projects from California Regional Centers. Per the FY2021 CPP/CRDP Regulations, the regional center must post for public input 15-days prior to submission to DDS. The DDS submission deadline is December 1, 2020. DDS has projected that awards will be announced to the regional centers in January 2021.

During the months of March 1 – May 31, 2020, the Department of Community Services obtained input from our Service Provider Advisory Committee, Client Services Departments, Parent Support Groups, and Community Services Teams to determine HRC’s resource needs for the CPP/CRDP proposals. Based upon the input received, the following programs were identified as priorities for resource development.

1. INFANT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (proposed for Norwalk / Bellflower Area)

The Early Intervention Site based program will serve up to 50 children from ages 18 months-3 years in the North Eastern part of the HRC Service Area. This program will provide an infant development program to Early Start children identified with moderate to severe developmental delays. Staff will have language capacity to serve Spanish-speaking families. See RFP Below.

HRC Infant Development Program  Submissions due by 3:00 pm Friday, May 21, 2021
Please submit proposals to  RFP2021@harborrc.org  


The Dental Project will serve HRC children and adults who are without adequate access to dental health resources and may benefit from a community-based resource. The project will use funding to collaborate with a local health clinic or dental group to provide dental sensitivity training, non-anesthesia dental services, and periodontal maintenance for HRC clients.

HRC Dental Care Project Submissions due by 3:00 pm Friday, May 21, 2021
Please submit proposals to  RFP2021@harborrc.org  


The Specialized Supported Living Services will serve 15 individuals transitioning from Porterville Secure Treatment Program or requiring a community living alternative for deflection due to involvement with the criminal justice system and/or affected by repeated psychiatric hospitalizations. Startup will include extensive transition services and specialized training for staff to support individuals who may have co-occurring mental health issues or present with serious behavioral challenges that jeopardize living arrangements and can result in homelessness.

HRC SLS Forensic Program Submissions due by 3:00 pm Friday, May 21, 2021
Please submit proposals to RFP2021@harborrc.org

Please send your public comments to HRCCommunityServices@harborrc.org.


Resource Development

Contract Awards

2020 Community Resource Development Contract Awards

In 2019, we identified priorities for resource development. The Department of Developmental Services approved 2019-20 Community Resource Development Funding for these services.

The following service providers were awarded these Community Placement Plan/Community Resource Development Program project grants. Please send your inquiry about RFP awards to HRCCommunityServices@harborrc.org.