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Golden Gate Regional Center, Inc

Provides services to those diagnosed as developmentally disabled.


Provides services to individuals diagnosed as developmentally disabled as defined by state law. A substantially debilitating condition must exist as a consequence of cerebral palsy, epilepsy, autism and/or conditions similar to intellectual disability, thus requiring similar treatment. Furthermore, the individual in question must have had the condition prior to the age of eighteen. The services which may be provided include but are not limited to the following: diagnosis, counseling and assistance in arranging and funding needed services such as infant intervention, 24-hour residential care, supported living services, respite care, genetic counseling, transportation, day activity/training programs, state developmental center admission and discharge planning. Also, in coordination with the California Department of Rehabilitation, supported employment and vocation placement services may be provided. Arrangements can be made for diagnosis, training and counseling in the home, if necessary. The center participates in activities concerned with the development and improvement of community planning.


Public Transit:

SAMTRANS stops within 1 block.
3130 La Selva Street, Suite 202, San Mateo, CA 94403 37.5431204 -122.2852105 Human Services

Service Options

Languages Spoken:

  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • French
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin
  • Persian
  • Russian
  • Sindhi
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Accessibility Options:

  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled Restroom
  • Ramp
  • TTY
  • Wheelchair



None except for voluntary out-of-home placement of minors. Possible co-payment for camping services, child care and respite care for minors based on family income.


Developmentally disabled persons


Resident of area served with a diagnosis of a developmental disability with onset before age 18 or a child age 3 or under with developmental delays and/or at risk for developmental delays

How to Apply:

Apply by phone.

Service Wait Estimate:

No wait.

Service Areas:

  • Marin County
  • San Francisco County
  • San Mateo County