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ETTA, founded in 1993, provides a full spectrum of services for adults with disabilities.

Our Mission

ETTA serves people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families, and is one of the premier providers of such services on the West Coast. ETTA's services include residential housing, case management, employment training and placement, educational services and social services.

ETTA’s mission is to provide programs and services that enable people with disabilities, and the families who love them, to live fully enriched, independent, included and active lives as members of the Los Angeles community. ETTA's vision is an inclusive, participatory community of people, with and without disabilities, succeeding and growing together.

We enable people with disabilities to achieve greater independence, autonomy and inclusion. We change mindsets, raise awareness, increase sensitivity and provide inspiration. We elevate lives and train leaders. We are a community of hope, warmth, support and expertise.

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We love our clients.

Our Success In Numbers

700+
youth and adults with disabilities served by ETTA programs, mentoring & counseling
900+
participants and staff of all abilities have enjoyed ETTA's Summer Programs
7-70
age range of volunteers currently donating time and expertise
97%
retention rate of clients with developmental disabilities living in Group Homes
520%
growth in residential services over past 13 years
22
years an individual has been an ETTA client continuously receiving support and services
1600
individuals and families have received counseling, services and partner referrals from ETTA
5
Residences serving 30 ETTA clients through group and independent living
200
participants, counselors and community members participate in ETTA recreational weekend activities
83
dedicated ETTA staff members
80
activities per month ranging from community service to recreational and social events for ETTA group home residents
40
ETTA Young Professionals ensuring the next generation of leadership

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