FNRC’s Annual Report Go Far, Watch Out Articles, Individual Stories in Realm of Possibilities, and DDS Publications. 

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. 

  • February 13, 2017

    Reflective of the change in the mileage reimbursement rate for California state employees using their personal vehicle for authorized state business, the mileage rate decreased from $.54/mile to $.535/mile, effective January 1, 2017. Please refer to the following link:

  • February 3, 2017

    Due to the enactment of Senate Bill (SB) 3, the California minimum wage will increase to $10.50 per hour, effective January 1, 2017, for employers with 26 or more employees. As a result, a number of regional center vendors may

  • February 1, 2017

    There will be no cost presentations presented on the following dates to present Far Northern Regional Centers 2016 Purchase of Service Expenditures and Demographic Information.  Spanish translation will be available. Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:00 am—4:00 pm —Exploring Cultural Diversity in

  • January 23, 2017

    The next NCI survey “ Family Guardian/Adult Family Survey” which targets parents and guardians of adults that receive services from the Regional Center will be mailed out to families January through June of this year. This survey is conducted by

  • December 14, 2016

    This coming summer ABLE accounts will be available in California. In 2015 Governor Brown signed the California ABLE Act into law. CalABLE allows qualified individuals with disabilities and their families to open tax-free savings accounts without the worry of losing

  • December 6, 2016
    Vendor Bulletin

    Far Northern Regional Center continues to struggle with MediCal, and occasionally, the Social Security Administration, regarding forms that those agencies send out to the recipient’s physical address instead of sending the forms to the representative payee. All of these forms

  • December 5, 2016

    CPE's non profit "membership" Food Pantry launched in July 2013 in Shasta County accomplishing 2 important objectives: (1) Providing food to Far Northern Regional Center (FNRC) community members and (2) creating local paid employment for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Membership

  • November 2, 2016

    This report contains regional center level results from California’s statewide National Core Indicator (NCI) Adult Family Survey data collection from fiscal year 2013-2014 (FY 13/14) in accordance with Welfare and Institutions Code (WIC), Section 4571. WIC, Section 4571 directs the

  • October 11, 2016

    Silver Linings is an Equine Assisted Therapy Program dedicated to bring hope to families of children with special needs and survivors of human trafficking. They are having a Grand Opening Fall Carnival October 22, 2016 from 10:30am-3:30pm at 22940 Adobe