BESTBUDDIES® Jobs program secures jobs for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), allowing them to earn an income, pay taxes, and continuously and independently support themselves.
Best Buddies Jobs is a supported employment vendor of the California Department of Disability Services (DDS).
Reference the map below to see where the Jobs program is offered in your state.
The Best Buddies Jobs program serves the following counties and cities in California:
Contra Costa County
Los Angeles County
Marina del Rey
Rancho Palos Verdes
San Francisco County
San Mateo County
East Palo Alto
South San Francisco
Santa Clara County
CLIENT APPEAL RIGHTS NOTIFICATION
Welfare and Institutions Code to add Section 4704.6 which states, “Each regional center and each vendor that contracts with a regional center to provide services to clients shall conspicuously post on its Internet Web site, if any, a link to the department’s Internet Website that provides a description of the appeals procedure set forth in this chapter and a department telephone number available for answering consumer and applicant appeals procedure questions.”
All service providers of the Harbor Regional Center are expected to comply with this regulation as a condition of vendorization.
The following information is provided to assist you in meeting this expectation: Department of Developmental Services website is www.dds.ca.gov/complaints and the telephone number is 916-654-1987.