The California Department of Developmental Services (DDS) is the agency through which the State of California provides services and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities at https://www.dds.ca.gov/.
These disabilities include intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism, and related conditions. Services are provided through state-operated developmental centers and community facilities, and contracts with 21 nonprofit regional centers. The regional centers serve as a local resource to help find and access the services and support available to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
For Department of Developmental Services Appeal, info go to https://www.dds.ca.gov/general/appeals-complaints-comments/ or call 916-651-6309.