The Office of Clients’ Rights Advocacy (OCRA) is part of Disability Rights California. OCRA has a Clients’ Rights Advocate (CRA) at each Regional Center. The CRA helps protect Regional Center consumers’ rights. OCRA is funded by the state Department of Developmental Services.
OCRA assists with helping regional center consumers and their families get services like: In-Home Support Services (IHSS), Medi-Cal, Regional Center Services, School Services and Social Security.
In deciding if OCRA can advocate for you, your CRA will look at: The merits of your case, Your ability to advocate for yourself, The availability of OCRA resources, and other available advocacy resources.
The OCRA office for consumers of ELARC is located at 1000 South Fremont Ave Building A2 Room #3233. Walk-ins are welcomed. Their number is 626-576-4437
For more information, refer to Disbility Rights California