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Lanterman Parents Coordinating Council

The Parents Coordinating Council is the organization of families and friends of Lanterman Developmental Center residents. Our organization is dedicated to the support of all the residents of LDC through involvement, advocacy, and donations. The PCC is a not-for-profit organization; our resources come from membership, donations, and fundraising.

The PCC is also a part of the California Association of State Hospital buy quibron-t Parent Councils for the Retarded (CASHPCR), a state-wide council of developmental center families; CAR, an organization of congregate care facilities; and Voice of the Retarded (VOR) a national advocacy group.



News and Important Dates

Read PCC Contact for August - September 2013
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Next PCC General Membership Meeting, May 11, 2013 at 10 am Lanterman Developmental Center
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Read Trailer Bill Language Affecting Regional Centers
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Lanterman Developmental Center Closure Update Available - June 2012
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Newly Elected Board Officers for Fiscal Year 2012-13
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DDS Responds to Lanterman Family Concerns
DDS responds to PCC Letter dated February 15, 2012. DDS shares information with us on issues identified in the letter. Response is available here.....Read More

Letter to DDS Regarding Lanterman Family Concerns
On February 15, 2012 the PCC sent a letter to DDS requesting a response to some important differences between the Lanterman closure and the Agnews closure. The PCC letter is available here.....Read More

Consolidation of Residence Units at Lanterman
Lanterman Administration has informed the PCC that some residential units will need to be consolidated in the coming months, in order to provide adequate staffing and deliver needed services to the current residents in the face of declining client and staff numbers. A Residence Consolidation Plan has been developed, which calls for participation by Lanterman families in this process. Lanterman Administration states that they will notify all families impacted by any consolidation before any moves.....Read More

Read Community Service Information provided by Quality Management Advisory Group
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Read Glossary of Terms and Abbreviations provided by Quality Management Advisory Group
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What's in a Number? - 962
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Read Revised Sitter Policy for Lanterman Residents Who Are Admitted to Local Hospitals
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Sign up for Marty Omoto's California Disability Community Action Network
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Lanterman Developmental Center Closure Plan Update Available - January 2011
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Lanterman Closure: Rights and Remedies
If you are a current PCC member please contact the PCC office at 909-444-7572 or email at to obtain a copy of this document.

Archived articles and events from the Parents Coordinating Council....Read More