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Office of Client's Rights Advocacy

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General Agency Information
Name:Office of Client's Rights Advocacy
Alternate Name(s):CRA
OCRA
San Andreas Regional Center
Address:300 Orchard City Dr., Suite 170
Campbell, CA  95008
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:800-390-7032
Secondary Phone:408-374-2470
Fax Number:408-374-2956
TDD/TDY:877-669-6023
Website:www.disabilityrightsca.org
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday, 9-5
Description:The Office of Clients' Rights Advocacy (OCRA) is a statewide office run by Disability Rights California, formerly Protection & Advocacy, Inc., through a contract with the California Department of Developmental Services. OCRA employs a Clients' Rights Advocate (CRA) at each regional center. The CRA is a person trained to help protect the rights of people with developmental disabilities.

ELIGIBILITY: Anyone may ask OCRA about regional center consumer's rights. OCRA will answer the questions or help find another resource. Regional center consumers or family members may ask OCRA to
advocate for their rights.
Programs:Your Clients' Rights Advocate can:
Help regional center consumers and their families get services
Provide information about rights and services
Provide training
Represent regional center consumers in hearings
Investigate complaints about denial of rights in a facility
Publications:Brochures in Cambodian, Chinese, English, Hmong, Korean, Laotion, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Thai and Vietnamese
Languages other than English:Cambodian
Chinese
Hmong
Korean
Laotian
Russian
Spanish
Tagalog
Thai
Vietnamese
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within Two Blocks
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:None
Areas Served:California
 
Officials
 

Filomena Alomar
Assistant CRA
Filomena.Alomar@disabilityrightsca.org

Rita  Difilippis
Client's Rights Advocate (CRA)
Rita.Defilippis@disabilityrightsca.org

Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Disability Rights California
 
Subject Headings
 Advocacy
Benefits Assistance
Developmental Disabilities
Patient Rights Assistance
This record last modified February 4, 2014

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