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Click on the links below to learn more about advocacy, employment and self-determination.

California DDS Consumer Corner

Advocacy resources developed by the DDS CAC and other groups to foster independence, leadership, and inclusion.



State Council on Developmental Disabilities

Resources to encourage inclusion, employment and community living.



Statewide Self-Advocacy Network

The Statewide Self-Advocacy Network will connect self-advocates, their communities and statewide organizations to increase leadership by persons with disabilities.



People First of California (PFCA)

An advocacy organization directed by people with developmental disabilities who work together to find their voices.



Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE)

A national advocacy organization directed by people with disabilities that works for full inclusion of people with developmental disabilities.



Board Resource Center (BRC)

The BRC online library provides videos and publications that assist individuals to live quality self-determined lives and contribute to their communities. Resources include emergency preparedness, employment, leadership and community inclusion.