Who We Are

The governing board for the Desert Mountain Special Education Local Plan Area (DMSELPA), Desert Mountain Charter Special Education Local Plan Area (DMCS), and Desert Mountain Children's Center (DMCC) is the CAHELP Governance Council. The Governance Council is made up of Superintendents/Chief Executive Officers of member local education agencies to the SELPAs.

What We Do

Under the oversight of the Governance Council, member local education agencies work together to provide for the coordinated delivery of programs and services, and to assure equal access to such programs and services to eligible students with disabilities requiring special education and related services.

More information about the responsibilities of the Governance Council can be found in the Local Plan.

For questions, please e-mail the JPA Administrative Services Assistant or contact 760-955-3555 for more information.
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC: In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and California law, it is the policy of this office to offer its public programs, services, and meetings in a manner that is readily accessible to everyone, including those with disabilities. If you are disabled and require a copy of a public hearing notice,or an agenda and/or agenda packet in an appropriate alternative format; or if you require other accommodations, please contact the CAHELP JPA Administrative Assistant at least five days in advance of the meeting. Advance notification will enable this office to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility.