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 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.
Next PCC General Membership Meeting, May 11, 2013 at 10 am Lanterman Developmental Center ....Read More
Read Trailer Bill Language Affecting Regional Centers ....Read More
Lanterman Developmental Center Closure Update Available - June 2012 ....Read More
Newly Elected Board Officers for Fiscal Year 2012-13 ....Read More
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 ....Read More
Read Glossary of Terms and Abbreviations provided by Quality Management Advisory Group ....Read More