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COMMUNITY RESOURCES

The following agencies provide services to adults with disabilities. Phone numbers, addresses and web addresses change over time. Please check a phone book if a number is disconnected.

A


Able Disabled Advocacy

2850 6th Avenue, Suite 311
San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 231-5990
http://abledisabledadvocacy.org/


Access Center of San Diego

1295 University Avenue, Suite 10
San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 293-3500
TTY (619) 293-7757
www.accesscentersd.org


Acquired Brain Injury Program


San Diego Community College District
(619) 388-6983
www.sdccd.edu

Continuing Education Centers
(619) 388-4812
TTY (619) 560-1475
www.sdce.edu

American Diabetes Association

225 Broadway, Suite 1530
San Diego, CA 92011
(619) 234-9897


Arc North Shores—Main Office

9575 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 571-0881
www.arc-sd.com


Arc of San Diego/Starlight Center

1280 Nolan Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91911
(619) 427-7524
www.arc-sd.com


Arthritis Foundation of San Diego

9089 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 492-1090
www.arthritis.org


Adult Education/Continuing Ed.


The California Adult Education Provider
http://www.otan.us/caaeproviders/index.cfm

Chula Vista: (619) 691-5760

Coronado: (619) 522-8911
www.adulted-rop.coronado.k12.ca.us

Escondido: (760) 739-7307

Grossmont: (619) 401-4122
www.guhsd.net/adult

Foothills (GED Program): (619) 401-4126

Helix: (619) 644-3555

Poway: (858) 668-4016

Ramona: (760) 787-4300

San Diego Unified: (858) 490-8682

San Dieguito: (760) 753-7073 x3410

San Marcos: (760) 290-2538


SDCCD Continuing Education Centers
(619) 388-6983
TTY (619) 560-1475

Sweetwater: (760) 691-5680

B


Braille Institute

4555 Executive Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
(858) 452-1111
www.brailleinstitute.org

C


California Relay Service

Voice to TTY: 1-800-735-2922
TTY to voice:1-800-735-2929


California Telephone Access Program (For TDD)

2878 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 400
San Diego, CA 92108
Information Line (800) 772-3140
TTY (800) 806-4474
Equipment (800) 806-1191


Canine Companions for Independence

P.O. Box 4568
Oceanside, CA 92052-4568
(760) 754-3300
www.cci.org


Child and Youth Disabilities/National Information

1-800-695-0285
http://www.nichcy.org/


Chronic Pain Support Group

(619) 282-2712


Community Interface Services

(Provides training services and support for adults with developmental disabilities)
2621 Roosevelt Street
Carlsbad, CA 92008-1600
Toll Free (888) 676-3786
(760) 729-3866
TDD (760) 729-7155
http://www.communityinterfaceservices.org/


County Medical Services

P.O. Box 939-016
San Diego, CA 92193
(858) 492-4444


County Mental Health Services

1000 Broadway, Suite 210
El Cajon, CA 92021
(619) 401-5500

1701 Mission Avenue, Suite A
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 967-4475

1250 Morena Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 692-8750

3177 Oceanview Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92113-1489
(619) 595-4400

3853 Rosecrans
San Diego, CA 92107
(619) 692-8200
TTY (619) 614-6991
http://www2.sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa/

125 West Mission Road, Suite 103
Escondido, CA 92025
(760) 747-3424

D


Deaf Community Services

7851 Mission Center Court, Suite 310
San Diego, CA 92108
(619) 398-2441
TTY (619) 398-2440
http://www.dcsofsd.org/


Department of Motor Vehicles

3960 Normal Street
San Diego, CA 92103
(800) 777-0133
http://www.dmv.ca.gov/


Department of Rehabilitation

http://www.rehab.cahwnet.gov/

San Diego District Office
7575 Metropolitan Drive, Suite 107
San Diego, CA 92108-4402
(619) 767-2100
TTY (619) 767-2159

East County Branch
8200 La Mesa Boulevard
La Mesa, CA 91941-5216
(619) 667-5649
TTY (619) 667-2970

North County Coastal Branch
499 North El Camino Real, Suite B100
Encinitas, CA 92024-1347
(760) 479-1200
TTY (760) 479-1210

South County Branch
855 3rd Avenue, Room 3350
Chula Vista, CA 91911-1350
(619) 426-8720
TTY (619) 426-8781


Depression and Manic Depression Association

1-800-826-3632
www.dbsalliance.org


Developmental Disabilities, Area Board XIII

750 B Street, Suite 1830
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 645-3000


Disabled Services, City of San Diego

(619) 236-5979
http://www.sandiego.gov/disability-services/index.shtml


Down Syndrome Association

9245 Sky Park Court, Suite 130
San Diego, CA 92123
(619) 276-4494
http://www.mhsinc.org/


Dyslexia Society

P.O. Box 87448
San Diego, CA 92138-7448
(619) 295-3722
http://www.dyslexiasd.org/

E


East County Career Center

924 East Main Street
El Cajon, CA 92021
(619) 590-3900
http://eccc.guhsd.net/


Emergency Numbers for Victims of Crimes


All Serious Emergencies
9-1-1

24-Hour Battered Women’s 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

Crisis Shelter Hotline for Women and Children
(888) 843-5200

Adult Protective Services
(To report elder/disabled abuse)
(800) 510-2020

Child Protective Services
(To report child abuse)
(800) 344-600

Community Resource/Disaster Relief Referrals
2-1-1
From a cell phone call: (858) 300-1-211
www.211sandiego.com

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
(Provides medical care/exams to rape victims at the following locations)
Palomar Hospital
(760) 739-2150

University Community Medical Center
(619) 582-3516 ext. 7000

Veterans Hospital Emergency Psychiatric Services
(858) 642-3391
If closed go to Urgent Care Clinic VA Hospital 2nd floor.

Victim of Crime Fund
(Provides limited monetary assistance for medical and psychological care)
(619) 531-4041


Epilepsy Foundation

2055 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92104
(619) 296-0161
www.epilepsysandiego.org


Exceptional Family Resource Center

9245 Sky Park Court, Suite 130
San Diego, CA 92123
(619) 594-7416
http://www.efrconline.org/

F


Family Health Centers of San Diego

(Provides health services to low-income, accepting Medi-Cal and other insurance)
823 Gateway Center Way
San Diego, CA 92102
(619) 515-2300
http://www.fhcsd.org/about.html

G


Goodwill Industries

3663 Rosecrans Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
(888) 446-6394
www.sdgoodwill.org


Grossmont Health Library

9001 Wakarusa Street
La Mesa, CA 91942
(619) 825-5010
http://www.grossmonthealthcare.com/


Grossmont Health Occupations Center

9368 Oakbourne
Santee, CA 92071
(619) 596-3690

H


Harmonium

(Counseling, child care, art programs, psychological testing as well as ADD/ADHD testing)
10717 Camino Ruiz, Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92126
(858) 566-5740
http://www.harmonium-inc.org/


Health and Human Services ( San Diego)

1700 Pacific Highway
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 515-6770


Hearing Loss Network

5663 Balboa Avenue
San Diego, CA 92111
(858) 278-9630
http://hearinglossnetwork.org/


Heath Resource Center

1-800-544-3284
www.heath.gwu.edu


Helen Keller National Center

6160 Cornerstone Court
San Diego, CA 92121
(858) 623-2777 ext. 389
TTY (858) 656-0784
www.helenkeller.org

I


International Dyslexia Association

P.O. Box 87448
San Diego, CA 92138
(619) 295-3722
www.interdys.org

J


Job Options

(Provides job opportunities for individuals with severe mental, physical and/or psychological disabilities)
2727 Camino Del Rio South
San Diego, CA 92108
(619) 688-1784
http://www.co.san-diego.ca.us/

L


Learning Disabilities Association of California

4550 Kearny Villa Road
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 467-9158
www.LDACA.org


Legal Aid Society

(Provides legal aid to low income families free of charge)
110 South Euclid Street
San Diego, CA 92114
1-877-LEGAL AID
http://lassd.org/

M


Mental Health Systems

9465 Farnham Street
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 573-2600
http://www.mhsinc.org/


Muscular Dystrophy Association

4719 View Ridge, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 492-9792
http://www.mdausa.org/

N


National Multiple Sclerosis Society

8840 Complex Drive, Suite 130
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 974-8640
www.nmss.org

O


On The Road Again (Modified Mobility Services)

9590 Chesapeake Drive, Suite 122
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 278-1142
http://www.ontheroadagain-mfg.com/

P


Professional Community Services

900 North Cuyamaca
El Cajon, CA 92020
(619) 449-8703
www.comresearch.org


Protection & Advocacy, Inc.

1-800-776-5746
www.pai-ca.org


Psychiatrist Referrals

(858) 565-8161


Psychologists Referrals

(619) 291-3451

R


Recording For the Blind and Dyslexic

1-800-221-4792
http://www.rfbd.org/


Regional Opportunity Program (ROP)


East County ROP
942 East Main Street
El Cajon, CA 92021
(619) 590- 3923
http://www.guhsd.net/edservices/rop.html

Metro Service Center
6735 Gifford Way
San Diego, CA 92111
(858) 627-7208


S


San Diego Autism Society

6160 Cornerstone Court, Suite 264
San Diego, CA 92121
(619) 298-1981
http://www.sandiegoautismsociety.org/home/index.htm


San Diego Brain Injury Foundation

P.O. Box 84601
San Diego, CA 92138-4601
(619) 294-6541
http://www.sdbif.org/


San Diego Center for the Blind and Vision Impaired

5922 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92115
(619) 583-1542
www.sdcb.org


San Diego Council on Literacy

2515 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 111
San Diego, CA 92108
Hotline: 888-850-READ (7323)
Office: (619) 574-1641
www.literacysandiego.org


San Diego County Medical Society

3702 Ruffin Road, Suite 206
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 565-8888
http://www.sdcms.org/


San Diego Hospice and Palliative Care

(619) 668-1600
www.sdhospice.org


San Diego Housing Commission

P.O. Box 620279
San Diego, CA 92162
(619) 231-9400
http://www.sdhc.net/


San Diego Parks and Recreation

War Memorial Building MS-33
3325 Zoo Drive, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 525-8247
www.co-san-diego.ca.us/parks


San Diego Regional Center

4355 Ruffin Road, Suite 204
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 576-2996
www.sdrc.org


San Diego State University Communications Clinic

6330 Alvarado Court, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92120
(619) 594-6477
www.chhs.sdsu.edu/slhs


San Diego State University Counseling and Psychology Clinic

(Provides low cost personal counseling services)
6363 Alvarado Court, Suite 103
San Diego, CA 92120
(619) 594-5134
http://www.psychology.sdsu.edu/doctoral/Clinic.html


Sharp Community Re-Entry Program

2999 Health Center Drive
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 541-4415
www.sharp.com/services/index.cfm?id=713


Social Services Department

1200 Third Avenue, MS-51F
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 236-5990
http://www.sandiego.gov/socialservices/index.shtml


Social Security Administration

846 Arnele
El Cajon, CA 92020
1-800-772-1213
TTY 1-800-325-0788
www.socialsecurity.gov


Speech, Hearing and Neuron Sensory Center

8101 Birmingham Way
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 966-5838


Spina Bifida Association

Children’s Hospital
Spina Defects Clinic
3020 Children’s Way
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 576-1700 Ext. 4641

T


Towards Maximum Independence

(Support for the disabled: community living, employment and family support)
4750 Murphy Canyon Road, #300
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 467-0600
http://www.tmi-inc.org/serve1.html


Transportation


San Diego Transit/MTS
(619) 233-3004
http://www.sdcommute.com/

Red Cross Wheels
(619) 542-7540

Laidlaw
(619) 440-1215
www.laidlawtransit.com

U


United Cerebral Palsy

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

Y


YMCA


Child Care Services
1-800-481-2151
www.ymcars.org

Family Stress and Other General Family/Youth Counseling
(619) 543-9850