Systems and Standards

Equitable Funding for Children with Developmental Disabilities: Phase 3

Organization

Public Counsel

Primary Contact

Brian Capra

Grant Amount

$135,000 for 18 months

Date Awarded

March 2019

Purpose

Building on previous progress in documenting and beginning to address ethnic and racial funding inequities among California’s Regional Centers for Developmental Disabilities, Public Counsel will use this third phase of funding to promote more equitable access to services by analyzing data on the allocation of funds and services; raising public awareness about clients’ rights; and working with legislators on legislation to hold Regional Centers accountable for reducing disparities in access to services.  

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