Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get transportation if I use a wheelchair?
Who do I call for services for the blind?
How do I get disability insurance?
Call the U.S. Social Security Department at 800-772-1213, or www.ssa.gov, California State Disability Insurance at 800-480-3287, or www.edd.ca.gov/disability/disability_insurance.htm or local office: 9246 Lightwave Ave., Building A, Suite 300, San Diego, CA 92123.
Where can I find an interpreter for the deaf?
Where can I get housing?
Where can I get help with job training if I am disabled?
Contact the California Dept. of Rehabilitation, www.dor.ca.gov or office located in your area:
- San Diego District and Downtown Branch
- 619-767-2100 (Voice)
- 619-767-2159 (TTY)
- East County Branch
- 619-667-5649 (Voice)
- 619-667-2970 (TTY)
- San Marcos Branch
- 760-510-4705 (Voice)
- 760-510-3182 (TTY)
- South County Branch
- 619-426-8720 (Voice)
- 619-426-8781 (TTY)
Who do I contact for on-street disabled persons parking (blue zone) in residential areas?
Call the Transportation & Stormwater Department - Traffic Engineering Operations Division at: 619-533-3126.
Who do I call to discuss my legal rights?