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Listed below are some of San Diego County community resources for students with disabilities. For an extended list please go to the Exceptional Family Resource Center website. Once the webpage opens, read the first paragraph and click on their provided link.

 

Resource Categories:

 

Careers

Department of Rehabilitation

8200 La Mesa Blvd
la Mesa, CA 91942
(619) 667-5649 Voice
(619) 667-2970 TTY
http://www.dor.ca.gov/

East County Career Center

924 E. Main
El Cajon, CA 92020
(619) 590-3900
http://eccc.guhsd.net/

Regional Opportunity Program (ROP) San Diego County

6401 Linda Vista Rd,
San Diego, CA 92111
(858) 292-3500
http://www.sdcoe.net/rop/ or http://www.grossmont.edu/cte/

 

Community

Access Center
8885 Rio San Diego Dr. Suite 131
San Diego, CA 92018
(619) 293-3500 Voice
(619) 293-7757 TTY
http://www.a2isd.org/

The Arc of San Diego
9575 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 715-3780 Voice
http://www.arc-sd.com

Canine Companions for Independence

124 Rancho Del Oro Drive
Oceanside, ca 92057-7344
(760) 754-3300
http://www.cci.org/site/c.cdKGIRNqEmG/b.3978475/k.BED8/Home.htm

Community Services, Cuyamaca College

900 Rancho San Diego Parkway
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 660-4000
http://www.cuyamaca.edu/cc/community.asp

Consumer Credit Counseling

Consumer Credit Counseling
619-515-2227
http://www.moneymanagement.org

Disability Help Center

1831 4th Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 282-1761
http://www.ssdhelpcenter.org or email charlene@ssdhelpcenter.org

Emergency Housing
Exceptional Family Resource Center

9245 Sky Park Court, Suite 130
San Diego, CA 92123
(800) 281-8252
http://www.efrconline.org/index.cfm?page=home

Goodwill Industries

3663 Rosecrans
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 225-2200
((888) 446-6394 (toll free within San Diego County
http://www.sdgoodwill.org/

San Diego Regional Center

4355 Ruffin Rd, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 576-2996
http://www.sdrc.org/

 

Counseling

Addiction Recovery Referrals

http://sandiego.networkofcare.org/mh/

Center for Community Counseling (CCC)

4283 El Cajon Blvd. Ste 215
San Diego, CA 92105
619-594-4918
http://coe.sdsu.edu/

Domestic Violence - Rape Crisis Hotline
East County Mental Health Clinic

1000 Broadway, Ste 210
El Cajon, CA 92021
619-401-5500
http://www.sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa/facilities/east/east_county_mental_health_clinic.html

Grossmont College Health Services Office

8800 Grossmont College Dr
El Cajon, CA 92020
619-644-7192

SDSU School of Counseling and Psychology Clinic

6363 Alvarado Ct. Ste 103
San Diego CA 92120-4913
619-594-5134
http://psychology.sdsu.edu/doctoral/clinic.html

San Diego Psychological Association

4699 Murphy Canyon Road, Suite 105
San Diego, CA 92123
858-277-1463 
http://www.sdpsych.org

The Center (LGBT)

3909 Centre St
San Diego, CA 92103
619-692-2077
http://www.thecentersd.org

 

Education

SideKick

Sidekick, an innovative program that combines seven free resources under one easy-to-access umbrella. With Sidekick, you have the tools you need to create inspiring and engaging content that meets the needs of diverse audiences, tough budgets and ever-changing regulations. Here you'll find tools that can help you inspire student success, ensure universal access, and utilize robust delivery methods to bring content to life for all students.
http://toolsthatinspire.com/

Acquired Brain Injury Program (San Diego Community College District)

San Diego Community College District Continuing Education Dept
SDCE Headquarters
4343 Ocean View Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92113-1915
619-388-4831
http://www.sdce.edu/services/dsps/abi/ecc

Adult Education
Council on Literacy, San Diego

2515 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 125
San Diego, CA 92108
(619) 574-1641Office
(888) 850-7323 Literacy Hotline
http://www.literacysandiego.org/

Heath Resource Center

http://www.heath.gwu.edu/

 

Emergency Numbers for Victims of Crimes

  • All Serious Emergencies
    Phone: 9-1-1
  • Domestic Violence Hotline
    (619) 234-3164
  • 24-Hour California Youth Hotline (Emergency assistance for youth in crisis)
    (800) 843-5200
  • 24-Hour Emergency Mental Health Assistance
    (800) 479-3339
  • Adult Protective Services (APS) To report elder/disabled abuse
    (800) 510-2020
  • Child Protective Services (CPS) To report child abuse
    (858) 560-2191
  • Community Resource/Disaster Relief Referrals
    Landline: 2-1-1
    Cell phone: (858) 300-1-211
    www.211sandiego.org
  • Emergency Psychiatric Unit
    (619) 692-8222
  • Psychiatric Emergency Response Team
    (Provides police assisted psychiatric intervention/assistance)
    (619) 276-8112 or call 9-1-1
  • Sexual Assault Response Team (Palomar Hospital)
    (Provides medical care/exams to rape victims at the following locations)
    (760) 739-2150
  • University Community Medical Center
    (619) 582-3516 ext. 7000
  • Veterans Hospital Emergency Psychiatric Services
    If closed go to Urgent Care Clinic VA Hospital 2nd floor.
    (858) 642-3391
  • Victim of Crime Fund
    (Provides limited monetary assistance for medical and psychological care)
    (619) 531-4041

 

Government

ADA 508 Law and Standards

http://www.section508.gov/

Social Security Administration

846 Arnele
El Cajon, CA 92020
(800) 772-1213
TTY: (800) 325-0778
http://www.ssa.gov/

Social Services Department (Health and Human Services)

220 South First St.
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619)579-4355 Voice
http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/cdssweb/default.htm

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20201
http://www.mentalhealth.gov/index.html

 

Medical & Health Services

American Diabetes Association

225 Broadway, Suite 310
San Diego, CA 32101
(858) 234-9897
http://www.diabetes.org/

Arthritis Foundation of San Diego"

9080 Clairemont Mesa Blvd
San Diego, CA 92123
(619) 492-1090
http://www.arthritis.org/california/

Brain Injury Foundation of San Diego

852 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 294-6541
http://www.sdbif.org/

Catastrophic Injury Resource Center

(800) 669-7700
http://www.catastrophicinjury.com/

County Medical Services

P.O. Box 939-016
San Diego, CA 92193
(858) 492-4444 or (760) 471-9660
http://www.sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa/programs/ssp/county_medical_services/index.html

Epilepsy Society

2055 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92104
(619) 296-0161
http://www.epilepsysandiego.org/

Family Health Centers of San Diego

2204 National Ave
San Diego, CA 92113
(619) 515-2300
http://www.fhcsd.org

Mental Health Service Phone Guide

http://www.sdchip.org

Muscular Dystrophy Association

4719 Viewridge Ave, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 492-9792

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

5950 La Place Court, Suite 200
Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760) 448-8400
(800) 344-4867 Toll Free
http://www.nationalmssociety.org/chapters/CAS/programs--services/index.aspx

National Spinal Cord Injury Association

6645 Alvarado Rd.
(800) 962-9629
http://www.spinalcord.org/index.php

San Diego Community Health Improvement Partners-Mental Health Services

85575 Ruffin Rd Suite 225
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 614-1543
Phone Directory of Services and Providers

United Cerebral Palsy

6153 Fairmount Avenue, #150
San Diego, CA 92120
(858) 278-5420
www.ucpsd.org

 

Technology (Hardware and Software)

Adaptive Computer Empowerment Services (A.C.E.S)

10054 Prospect Ave., Suite E
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 448-0636
http://www.adaptive.org/

Ai squared: ZoomText

130 Taconic Business Park Rd.
Manchester Center, Vermont 05255
(802) 362-3612
http://www.aisquared.com/

EnableMart: Adaptive Technology/Hardware and Software

5353 South 960 East, Ste. 200
Salt Lake City, UT. 84117
(888) 640-1999
http://www.enablemart.com/

Freedom Scientific: Jaws

11800 31st Court North
St. Petersburg, FL 33716-1805
(800) 444-4443
http://www.freedomscientific.com/

Humanware: Blind/Low Vision/Learning Disabled Technology

175 Mason Circle
Concord, CA 94520
(800) 722-3393
http://www.humanware.com/en-usa/home

Kurzweil: Kurzweil 3000 and 1000

100 Crosby Drive
Bedford, MA 01730-1402
(800)-547-6747
http://www.kurzweiledu.com/

Newegg: Computer Equipment and Software

9997 E. Rose Hills Road
Whittier, CA. 90601
(800) 390-1119
http://www.newegg.com/

Nuance: Dragon NaturallySpeaking

1 Wayside Road
Burlington, MA 01803
(781) 565-5000
http://www.nuance.com/

 

Transportation

Transportation companies

Veterans

San Diego County Veterans Centers

San Marcos Vet Center
1 Civic Center Drive, Suite 150
San Marcos, CA 92069
1-855-898-6050

San Diego Vet Center
2790 Truxtun Road, Suite 130
San Diego, CA 92106
1-858-642-1500

Chula Vista Vet Center
180 Otay Lakes Road, Suites 107/108
Bonita CA, 91902
1-858-404-8380

**To find the Vet Center nearest you visit: http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/vetcenter_flsh.asp

Courage to Call

1-877-698-7838
24 hour Hotline

Warrior Traditions

Mike Judd
619-393-2084

eBenefits

Veterans Benefits Administration
1-800-827-1000
www.ebenefits.va.gov

REBOOT Workshop

4141Camino Del Rio South Suite 100
San Diego CA 92108
1-866-535-7624
www.rebootworkshop.org
reboot@nvtsi.org

 

Visual and Hearing Impaired

Braille Institute

4555 Executive Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
(858) 452-1111
http://www.brailleinstitute.org/about/locations/san-diego.html

California Relay Services

Voice to TTY: (800) 735-2922
TTY to Voice: (800) 735-2929
http://www.ddtp.org/relay.aspx

Center for the Blind and Vision Impaired

5922 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92115
(619) 583-1542
http://www.sdcb.org/

Deaf Community Services of San Diego

3930 Fourth Ave, Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 398-2441 Voice
http://www.deafcommunityservices.org/

International Dyslexia Association of San Diego

P.O Box 87448
San Diego, CA 92138-7448
(619) 685-4413
http://www.dyslexiasd.org/

Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&D)

20 Roszel Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
(800) 221-4792
http://www.learningally.org

Speech, Hearing and Neurosensory Center

8101 Birmingham Way
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 966-5836

 

Revised  June 23, 2014
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