The Disability Resource Center (DRC)

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About Us

The Disability Resource Center (DRC) is an on-campus service to provide learning resources to students with disabilities to help them achieve their academic goals here at Cañada. The Disability Resource Center shares office space with two other important departments: Personal Counseling Center (PCC) and the Health Center.  These centers are united under the CARES team to provide a safe and central place for students who need personal assistance.

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Mission Statement

The DRC’s mission is to ensure access to equitable educational opportunities and provide educational support, so that students with any functional limitations that impact learning will be able to successfully learn and develop the skills that are necessary to become independent global citizens. 

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Contact Information


4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City, CA
DRC, Building 5, Room 303

Contact Information

  • Phone (Call Only): (650) 306-3259
  • Text: (650) 530-0857
    (Available during front office hours, listed below)
  • Email:
  • Fax: (650) 306-3185

* Please give us up to 48 hours to reply to voicemails and emails. 

Front Office Hours

  • Monday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm 
  • Tuesday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm 
  • Wednesday: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm 
  • Thursday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm 
  • Friday: Closed

Alternate Media (Computer) Lab 

Building 5, Room 207

  • Monday: 9:00am - 4:30 pm 
  • Tuesday: 9:00am - 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am - 4:30 pm
  • Thursday: Closed 
  • Friday: closed 
Technical Support Drop-In Hours:

Monday through Thursday, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Counseling Availability

  • Monday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
  • Thursday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday: Closed 

Please view the Meet the Staff page for virtual office hours.