Welcome to RAINBOW

Resources Advocacy & Assistance Information & Education Network

Benefiting & Supporting
Our Children’s
World of Special Needs 

Some facts about R.A.I.N.B.O.W.

  • A component of California’s EARLY START program serving families with children, ages birth to three years old, who have special needs, challenges, or are at risk.
  • Membership in a network of special needs resource centers throughout California
  • Serves a four-county area which includes Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, and Sierra Counties
  • Lending Library of books, videos, DVDs, audiotapes, and periodicals
  • Internet access and research assistance
  • Referrals to appropriate local resources and programs to meet a child’s and family’s specific needs
  • Support for parents and caregivers through activities, education, and parent to parent contact
  • Although funded for birth through three years old, information, referral and support is available to families and caregivers of older children and adults through R.A.I.N.B.O.W.

Contact Us

Main Office:  472-013 Johnstonville Rd
Susanville, CA  96130
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. M-F
Phone:  Lassen County: 530.257.9781
  Modoc County: 530.233.3111
  Plumas County: 530.283.1136
  Sierra County: 530.993.1110
  Toll- Free: 1-800-537-TALK (8255)