Our Mission

It is the mission of BCR ''a place to grow'' to provide quality program services for children and adults with developmental/intellectual disabilities that will enable them to achieve their individual potentials and become increasingly self-reliant, well-integrated and contributing members of their families and community.

Our Dedicated Staff

Angela Wilson
Angela Wilson
Executive Assistant
Cynthia Heredia
Cynthia Heredia
CEDP Lead Teacher
Danielle Vergara
Danielle Vergara
Direct Support Personnel
Francisco Gonzalez
Francisco Gonzalez
Direct Support Personnel
Jackie Dawson
Jackie Dawson
AEDP & CEDP Supervisor
Jay Bogan
Jay Bogan
Direct Support Personnel
Julie Larsen
Julie Larsen
Executive Director
Linda Mellick
1:1 Aide
Lydia Alarcon
Lydia Alarcon
Direct Support Personnel
Marisela Ocampo
Marisela Ocampo
Direct Support Personnel
Marisol Rivas
Marisol Rivas
1:1 Aide
Michael Escamilla
Michael Escamilla
Direct Support Personnel
Reyna Jordan
Reyna Jordan
Direct Support Personnel
Shannan Saunders
Shannan Saunders
Direct Support Personnel
Sogomon Keleshyan
Sogomon Keleshyan
Direct Support Personnel
Tammy Castro
Tammy Castro
Direct Support Personnel
Veronica Pineda
Veronica Pineda
1:1 Aide
A Place to Grow

Fast Facts

Founded in 1963, BCR ''a place to grow'' is the only program in Burbank that supports both children and adults with developmental/intellectual disabilities.

Serves individuals with autism, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, epilepsy, brain disorders, cognitive disorders and other disabilities.