San Diego

Community Support

Spina Bifida of San Diego (an affiliate of SBA of CA)
Web: http://spinabifidasandiego.com/


 


Hospital and Clinics

Rady Children's Hospital
Spinal Defects Clinic (pediatric only-will refer adults)
3020 Children's Way
San Diego, CA 92123
Phone: 858-966-8896
Web: www.rchsd.org

 

Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
Spina Bifida Team Center (pediatric and adult)
11234 Anderson St., Ste G
Loma Linda, CA 92354
Phone: 909-558-4000
Web: www.llu.edu/lluch/



Government Support & Programs

San Diego Healthy Kids & Families
Web: http://sdpublic.sdcounty.ca.gov/healthy-kids-and-families/



California Children’s Services (CCS) Program
Web: http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/cms/ccs.htm

 

California Department of Social Services
Web: http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/cdssweb/default.htm



Apply for California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs), CalFresh (formerly known as Food Stamps), Medi-Cal, and County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Benefits
Web: http://www.benefitscal.org/BenefitsPortal/landing.html



California Department of Mental Health
Provides information about mental health services available in the County.
Web: http://www.dmh.ca.gov/

 

California Department of Developmental Services
California Department of Developmental Services' Web site provides information about services and supports to children and adults with developmental disabilities, including information regarding regional centers.

Web: http://www.dds.ca.gov/

 

California Department of Development Services - Developmental Centers
Web: http://www.dds.ca.gov/DevCtrs/Home.cfm

 

California Department of Development Services  - Regional Centers
Web: http://www.dds.ca.gov/RC/Home.cfm

 

California Department of Development Services  - Early Start Program
Web: http://www.dds.ca.gov/EarlyStart/home.cfm

 

California Department of Rehabilitation
California Department of Rehabilitation's Web site provides information regarding training and employment for individuals with disability, agency services, and links to disability resources.

Web: http://www.dor.ca.gov/

 

California Beach Wheelchairs
Beach Wheelchairs are equipped with large, wide wheels which can roll across the sand without sinking. They usually require users to be accompanied by someone pushing them, although several California locations offer motorized chairs which may be self-propelled. All of the beaches listed lend wheelchairs free of charge.

Web: http://www.coastal.ca.gov/access/beach-wheelchairs.html



 


Education

California Department of Education & Special Education
California Department of Education's Web site provides information about California special education policies, procedures, and resources. Includes links to California and national special education related websites including organizations providing supports and services to families of children with disabilities.

Web: http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/se/



San Diego Unified School District Division of Special Education
Provides information about the District's special education programs, policies and procedures, publications, forms, and other resources.

Web: http://old.sandi.net/depts/specialed/

 

Colleges with Learning Disability Programs
Web: http://www.lalda.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=67&Itemid=120

 

California Services for Technical Assistance and Training (CalSTAT)
Provides technical assistance, training, information, and publications related to the education of students with disabilities.

Web: http://www.calstat.org



 

Employment

Division on Career Development and Transition
Web: http://www.dcdt.org/

 

Ability First
1300 E. Green Street
Pasadena, CA 91106
Phone: 626-396-1010
Toll free: 877-768-4600
Web: http://www.abilityfirst.org



 


Health Insurance

San Diego Healthy Kids & Families
Web: http://sdpublic.sdcounty.ca.gov/healthy-kids-and-families/



California Children’s Services (CCS) Program
Web: http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/ccs/Pages/default.aspx

 

Apply for Medi-Cal and County Medical Services Program (CMSP) Benefits
Web: http://www.benefitscal.org/BenefitsPortal/landing.html



 


Public Transportation

MTS
Web: http://www.sdcommute.com/Services/Special_Services/Default.aspx

 

Catalina Island Accessibility
Web: http://www.catalina.com/access.html

 


Parks, Recreation & Camps

Accessible Playgrounds
Web: http://www.accessibleplayground.net/

 

US Adaptive Recreation Center
P.O. Box 2897
43101 Goldmine Drive
Big Bear Lake, California 92315
Web: http://www.usarc.org/
Email: mail@usarc.org

 

The Wampler Foundation
Web: http://rockonsteve.org/programs/

 

Accessible WaterSports - Mission Bay Aquatic Center
1001 Santa Clara Pl.
San Diego, CA 92109
Phone 1: 858-488-1000
Phone 2: 858-539-2003
Web: http://www.missionbayaquaticcenter.com
Email: mbac@sdsu.edu

 

Adaptive Sailing - Challenged America
3950 Camino del Rio North
San Diego, CA 92108
Phone 1: 619-594-8805
Phone 2: 619-523-9318
Web: www.ChallengedAmerica.org
Email: port@ChallengedAmerica.org

 

City of San Diego Therapeutic Recreation Services
Web: http://www.sandiego.gov/park-and-recreation/activities/trs/index.shtml

 

Barnes Wheelchair Tennis
Web: http://www.barnestenniscenter.com/programs/wheelchair.asp



 


Social Security

Web: www.ssa.gov/



 


General Disability Resources

Ability Online
Web: http://www.abilityonline.org/


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