Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Call to Action on the Truancy Bill: Part 2

Truancy Bill Part 2: How to get involved and make yourself heard on this issue

Please read Call to Action on the Truancy Bill: Part 1 for information about why this bill would be unjust for parents of students with disabilities.

Contacting the Governor: For this "call to action," Parents, advocates, attorneys and others in the special education community are encouraged to send a letter (see sample in Part 3) by either email or fax, or call one of the office numbers below to provide your input.

1. Email: http://gov.ca.gov/interact#email

2. By fax or phone call to Governor's office in Sacramento:

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
State Capitol Building
Sacramento, CA 95814
PHONE: 916-445-2841
FAX: 916-558-3160

3. By fax or phone call to District office across CA

Fresno Office
2550 Mariposa Mall #3013
Fresno, CA 93721
PHONE: 559-477-1804
FAX: 559-445-5328

Los Angeles Office
300 South Spring Street
Suite 16701
Los Angeles, CA 90013
PHONE: 213-897-0322
FAX: 213-897-0319

Riverside Office
3737 Main Street #201
Riverside, CA 92501
PHONE: 951-680-6860
FAX: 951-680-6863

San Diego Office
1350 Front Street
Suite 6054
San Diego, CA 92101
PHONE: 619-525-4641
FAX: 619-525-4640

San Francisco Office
455 Golden Gate Avenue
Suite 14000
San Francisco, CA 94102
PHONE: 415-703-2218

Part 3 of this posting will include a sample letter for your use, courtesy of the California Association of Parent Child Advocacy.


  1. http://educateadvocateca.com/TakeAction.aspx

    Have the template from CAPCA at the above website!



  2. Thanks Kristie for the comment and the link to the form/template! I'm checking out all of the other great stuff on the Educate Advocate website now :)