You can help to transform Long-Term Care in California and receive a $10 Gift Card! California will need an estimated 600,000 additional caregivers and home attendants by 2030 to support our state’s seniors and people with disabilities. In order to... View Article
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December 10th is Human Rights Day. On this day in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). The declaration proclaims the inalienable rights to which everyone is entitled as a human being –... View Article
The Dayle McIntosh Center is thrilled to announce the reopening of our Sign Language Interpreting Referral Services. Our decision to close the program this past May was heavily driven by Assembly Bill 5, which required that we move from working... View Article
DMC is proud to support National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). Held each October, NDEAM aims to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America’s workers with disabilities. Click here for NDEAM resources
The Master Plan on Aging is an initiative in California to improve access to long-term services and supports (LTSS). The disability advocacy community wants to be an active participant in these vital discussions. We are looking for consumers who utilize... View Article
While the Corona Virus is impacting all aspects of our lives on a daily basis, the impact of the pandemic is most felt in nursing facilities across the country and around the world. As many as 50 percent of all... View Article
The Dayle McIntosh reached out to our staff, community and other stakeholders and asked them: 1. How has the ADA impacted or changed your life, and, 2. What does the ADA mean to you? This is what we heard.
Announcing the Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) DMC is excited to share that we are expanding and enhancing the services we offer to Orange County through a partnership with the Office on Aging and California Department on Aging known... View Article
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By Elizabeth Campbell As the systems change advocate for DMC, part of my job is to protect and advocate for the rights of people with disabilities. I was, therefore, devastated when the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 620,... View Article