News

Publications

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 1, 2017
    News

    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
    News

    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
    News

    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
    News

    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
    News

    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
    News

    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

  • October 7, 2016
    News

    The California ABLE Act Board is beginning the work to design a tax-advantaged savings plan where people with disabilities or parents of children with disabilities can save up to $100,000 without their vital federal and state benefits being suspended or

  • October 5, 2016
    News

    As you are well aware, flu and pneumonia are common causes of serious illness and even death, and these diseases are largely preventable. The best way to prevent flu and pneumonia is to get vaccinated. The California Department of Developmental

  • October 5, 2016
    News

    There will be a new National Core Indicator (NCI) survey reaching out to families and conservators of adults age 18 years or older this fall. The National Core Indicators are used by California and many other states to assess how people