We received the decision from our systemic compliance complaint that was filed against San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools, Yucaipa-Calimesa Joint Unified School District, and Redlands School District. Our Complaint alleged two issues:

1)respondents failed to implement the IEPs of students who are blind or visually impaired by credentialed staff and

2) respondents were using incompetent staff to reinforce the Braille instruction.  

The Charles D. Siegal Memorial Fund honors the memory of Chuck Siegal, a ability champion who served on the boardof Disability Rights Legal Center and trustee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. The fund creates opportunities for new attorneys to work in public interest law. To make a donation to this fund click here.

Los Angeles County fails to accommodate the most vulnerable — disabled homeless people applying for subsistence benefits under General Relief (GR).  Not only are those who need help the most not receiving it, the bureaucratic system itself discriminates against persons with disabilities.