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Our Special Education Local Planning Agency (SELPA) is North Coastal Consortium for Special Education (NCCSE) and was the source for most of the following resources:    

Information about emergency housing, food, financial assistance, abuse hotlines, substance abuse treatment, care for children or aging parents, etc. in 150 languages.
Phone:  Dial the numbers 211
TTY:  858-300-1311

Exceptional Family Resource Center
Phone Main Office: 1-800-281-8252
Phone North County: 760-761-5553

Special Needs Resource Foundation of San Diego
Phone: 619-685-6970

Disability Rights California
Phone: 619-239-7861

Marine Corps Community Services Camp Pendleton
Exceptional Family Member Program
Phone: 760.725.5363

San Diego Regional Center for the Developmentally Disabled
Phone Main Office:  858-576-2996
Phone North County Office: 760-736-1200

Special Needs Trust Foundation
Phone: 619-201-2672

State Council on Developmental Disabilities San Diego Imperial Office
Phone: 619-688-3323

Child Care referral

YMCA Childcare Resource Service Enhanced Referrals
Phone: 1-800-481-2151

Disability Specific Resources

Autism Society San Diego

Deaf Community Services of San Diego

Epilepsy Foundation of San Diego County

San Diego Down Syndrome Association

United Cerebral Palsy Association

Mental Health Resources

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) San Diego
Helpline: 1-800-523-5933

National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health

International Bipolar Foundation
Phone: 858-764-2496

Understood (for learning and attention issues)

Inclusive Education and Recreation

Inclusive Schools Network

Kids Included Together, Inc. (KIT, Inc.)

Miracle League of San Diego

National Inclusion Project

Common Core State Standards

California Department of Education

National Parent Teacher Association

Self Advocacy

I’m Determined

Kids as Self Advocates

People First of California

People First of San Diego

Post High School

Department of Rehabilitation
San Marcos Office Phone: 760-510-4705
San Marcos Office TTY: 760-510-3182

Think College

Other Family Resources

Father’s Network

Parent 2 Parent

Sibling Support Project


California Department of Developmental Services

California Legislative Information

Center for Parent Information and Resources


Disability Scoop