The Dialogue is a quarterly publication by the Regional Center of Orange County for our community, people with developmental disabilities and their families, as well as service providers in Orange County.
This quarter’s highlights include…
A story about the 2020 Spotlight Awards virtual event, with guest emcee Michele Gile, and brief profiles of the 13 honorees.
Call for nominations for the 2021 Spotlight Awards, which must be submitted by January 15, 2021.
Executive Director Larry Landauer’s column reflecting on the Spotlight Awards virtual event and the year’s honorees, as well as Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week which also took place in early September.
Holiday-focused stories, including wellness tips for enjoying the holidays during the pandemic, and information on how to support RCOC’s Wish Tree program which delivers holiday gifts to hundreds of low income people with developmental disabilities.
Announcement of Chinh Nguyen’s appointment to RCOC’s Board of Directors.
Column by RCOC’s Peer Advisory Committee Chair and Peer Advocate, who share their experiences transitioning from special education to RCOC services and a related story about the “Ask the Experts” virtual conversations series which offers parents the opportunity to learn about a wide range of transition-related topics.