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State Budget & Legislature

Current summaries of legislative & budget issues which affect Far Northern Regional Center.

Focus Film Presents

Upcoming Focus Film Presents: one night events exploring films about diversity. 

  • September 22, 2017

    Due to recent changes in the law, you may be eligible for more respite hours as of January 1, 2018.  Your Regional Center encourages you to speak with your Service Coordinator to find out more and begin planning now.

  • September 21, 2017

    New Vision Services Children's Home Come tour the new Out-of-Home Respite facility for children!  There will be Refreshments and Face Painting!!!! Friday September 29th 10am– 1pm Service Coordinators Welcome Saturday September 30th 10am-3pm Families Welcome 18300 Shelter Haven Ct in

  • September 12, 2017

    This year the North State CAPTAIN team will be presenting intensive 2 hour sessions on a specific evidenced based practice. Participants will get to choose 2 breakout sessions to attend. When: Thursday September 21, 2016, 8:30 am-3:00pm Where: Tehama County

  • August 25, 2017

    New Standards On Employment And Diversity FAR NORTHERN REGIONAL CENTER’S PERFORMANCE CONTRACT  Why?:  Each regional center is required to hold a public meeting to discuss the Performance Contract. The Performance Contract is required by law. Our goals and objectives are

  • July 31, 2017

    SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. - The National Weather Service is warning people of extreme heat this week that, for most of Shasta County, creates a real risk of heat-related illness for many people. Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency officials

  • July 25, 2017

    For many adults with developmental disabilities, Medicaid is their health insurance.  It pays for care from doctors, specialists, and hospitals, as well as prescriptions. California, like all states, also receives Medicaid funding to help pay for the cost of long-term

  • June 19, 2017

    CDPH and Cal OES Warn of the Dangers of Excessive Heat SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) are reminding everyone to stay cool and hydrated as temperatures across

  • June 2, 2017

    Far Northern Regional Center (FNRC) notified the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) that FNRC is not in compliance with one of the caseload ratio requirements of Welfare and Institutions Code Section 4648 (c). The following correspondence documents the Regional Center’s

  • May 19, 2017

    Our service system is facing many significant changes over the next several years. These “conversations” are an opportunity to learn about and discuss the proposals or directions in the regional center system you may have heard about. We encourage you

  • May 12, 2017

    The State Council on Developmental Disabilities will be holding a meeting of the Self Determination Advisory Committee. All Interested Persons Are Welcome to Attend   When: Monday, May 22, 2017 Time:  10:00 am to 12:00 p.m. (noon) Where:  Chico Far