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Here you’ll find relevant and up-to-date information for all faculty, staff and students on issues associated with services for students with disabilities.  You’ll also find helpful links to community resources, information about emergency preparedness for those with disabilities, alternative transportation and rental/repair services.

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California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR) works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living and equality for individuals with disabilities.

P.O. Box 944222
2000 Evergreen Street
Sacramento, CA 95815
916-263-8981 (VOICE)
916-263-7477 (TTY)

Inland Empire District Office
2010 Iowa Avenue
Riverside CA 92507
(951) 782-6650 (Voice)
(844) 729-2800 (TTY)

Disability Benefits 101 helps workers, job seekers, and service providers understand the connections between work and benefits.

Community Access Center has been providing services to people with disabilities in Riverside County since 1995.
6848 Magnolia Avenue, Suite 150
Riverside, CA 92506
951-274-0358 Voice
951-274-0834 TTY
951-274-0833 Fax

Blindness Support Services, Inc. provides innovative approaches to achieving independence and self-reliance for blind and visually impaired residents in Southern California counties.
3696 Beatty Drive, Suite A
Riverside, CA 92506
951-341-9244 (Voice)
951-341-6335 (Fax)

Center on Deafness - Inland Empire is a non-profit community based service agency whose mission is to enable deaf, hard-of-hearing, and deafened adults to live independent, productive lives, with full access to the services and opportunities available to people who hear.
3576 Arlington Ave (91 freeway), Suite 211
Riverside, CA 92506
951-275-5000 (V, TTY)
951-275-5065 FAX

Emergency planning is important for everyone, but especially for people with disabilities and chronic health conditions. Please review following documents and resources so you’ll be prepared to respond during a crisis.

American Red Cross
Preparedness Information for People with Disabilities and other Special Needs
Disaster Planning from

UCR Emergency Management
Office of Environmental Health and Safety

The following list does not represent an endorsement by either the university or the SDRC.

RTA Riverside Transit Agency Fixed Route Services
800-800-7825 (TDD);
800-800-7821, if calling from outside of Riverside or Moreno Valley
To purchase RTA passes at UCR Parking Services, present your valid UCR ID Card.

Orange Blossom Express (UCR/Downtown Riverside)

Riverside Special Services (Disabled/Senior Only)

ADA Dial-a-Ride Information, Including Intercity & After Hours
800-369-3610 (TDD)

RTA Americans with Disability Act (ADA) ID Cards

RTA Disabled Reduced Fare Photo ID

(800) 698-4833 (TDD)

Metropolotan Transit Authority
Disabled Rider Emergency Hotline
800-621-7828 (City of Los Angeles)

MTA info
Los Angeles County

Bus Line Information

Access Services Inc.

Omnitrans (Western San Bernardino County)

Orange County Transit Authority
800-COMMUTE or 800-266-6883

Inland Empire Taxicab and Sedan

Inland Express Airport Shuttle

Ontario 909-467-9600

Medical Transit

Taxicabs Yellow Cab Company of Riverside
800-340-8291 (Taxi)

Wheelchair Getaways HC Van Rentals
800-638-1912 (California)

Accessible Vans West HC Van Rentals
800-242-4111 (Orange County)



Creative Mobility
Riverside, CA
(951) 686-3152

Joytech International, Inc.
Riverside, CA
(951) 683-1394
(888) 497-7352

Adaptive Driving Systems, Inc.
Chatsworth, CA
(818) 251-9876

Advanced Mobility
San Fernando Valley, CA
(818) 780-1788

Mobile Help
San Bernardino, CA
(909) 383-3883

A Commercial Guide to Adaptive Resources

Please call each company to verify hours of operation, acceptance of Medi-Cal and/or other insurances. The following list is not exhaustive and does not represent an endorsement by the University or Services for Students with Disabilities.

Are you an athlete, or parent or coach of an athlete, that may have experienced a concussion? If so, this page will help guide you in finding useful information to better understand, prevent, identify, diagnose, and treat a concussion.

American Academy of Neurology

Brain & Life Magazine, Disorders A-Z :

Assistance Directory: for a comprehensive listing of patient organizations, visit the Disorders section of  Under the respective condition, click Organization. 

Autism Society Inland Empire:

ADDitude Inside the ADHD mind:

College Diabetes Network:

Article: Disabilities in the Workplace: 



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