IRC Takes to Sacramento for Grassroots Day

The Association of Regional Center Agencies (ARCA) is an organization that supports the 21 Regional Centers in the state of California. As part of its mission to advocate for individuals with developmental disabilities, ARCA organizes an annual Grassroots Day in Sacramento. During Grassroots Day, representatives from each Regional Center visit legislators in their offices at the Capitol. On April 5, Inland Regional Center’s Grassroots Day team... Read More

IRC Launches Programs to Address Disparities

Each year, Inland Regional Center collects data regarding how Purchase of Service (POS) dollars are spent. During the last fiscal year, disparities were identified in the following categories: (1) Consumers with Autism and (2) Hispanic/Spanish speaking Consumers. Consumers in these categories are more likely to receive no purchased services than Consumers in other categories that were studied. In January, IRC made the 2015-16 Fiscal Year Purchase... Read More

Inland Regional Center Raises Awareness for Developmental Disabilities

Inland Regional Center Raises Awareness for Developmental Disabilities Inland Regional Center (IRC) participated in a series of events designed to honor and celebrate individuals with developmental disabilities, during the months of March and April. IRC kicked off disability awareness season on March 1, by joining the Spread the Word to End the Word campaign. The campaign aims to stop the use of the R-word, a word that in recent years changed from... Read More