Family Resources and Support
Family resources and support are available for parents of children with special needs through the following agencies:
Family Support Network
(714) 447-3301, www.fsn-oc.org.
Provides services and advocated for families with social, emotional and physical needs. In collaborating with several local agencies, FSN is able to reach out and serve the community in many different ways .
Harbor Regional Center
(310) 540-1711, www.harborrc.org.
For individuals with developmental disabilities, and their families, Harbor Regional Center can provide diagnosis and evaluation, information and referral, individual or family service planning, family support, and assistance in finding and using community resources.
Help Me Grow
(866) 476-9025, www.helpmegrowoc.org.
Help Me Grow Care Coordinators located in Orange County with support from Community Liaisons provide intake, triage, referral & connection to developmental services.
Regional Center of Orange County
(714) 796-5100, www.rcocdd.com.
Resources to help coordinate lifelong services and supports for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. The regional center is the first stop for those seeking to obtain local services and supports to help them live safely and with dignity in the community.
Team of Advocates for Special Kids
(TASK), (714) 533-8275, www.taskca.org.
Provides assistance in navigating the complicated web of special needs life. Resources are available to help in filing government forms, finding specialists, and much more.
UCP of Orange County
At UCP-OC, children with disabilities are helped to reach their full potential. Through their six programs, children and families learn how to improve their quality of life and live a life without limits. Also offers a recreation program.