Braille Institute has 6 Regional Centers located throughout the Southern California area. Each offers transportation or outreach solutions that directly serve the unique community needs.   

Anaheim & Laguna Hills Transportation Pickup Locations

For information on transportation options contact Student Services at (714) 821-5000 or contact Access Services directly using the numbers below:
Access Services (OCTA) for Orange County: (714) 560-5956
Access Services (CTSA) for Los Angeles County: 1 (800) 883-1295

Los Angeles Transportation Pickup Locations

TUESDAYS (Pomona/West Covina/El Monte):

  1. Stop 1 (Pomona)
    Pick up: 8:00 am
    Drop off: 4:30 pm
    Pilgrim Congregational Church
    600 N. Garey Ave.
    Pomona, CA 91767
    Parking lot at rear of church

  2. Stop 2 (West Covina)
    Pick up: 8:15 am (north side bus stop on East Workman)
    Drop off: 3:45 pm (south side bus stop on East Workman)
    East Professional Building
    271 E. Workman Ave.
    Covina, CA 91723
  3. Stop 3 (El Monte)
    Pick up: 8:45 am 
    Drop off: 3:30 pm 
    McDonald’s off the 10 Freeway
    11612 E Valley Blvd. 
    El Monte, CA 91732


THURSDAYS (San Pedro/Carson/Torrance/Gardena):

  1. Stop 1 (San Pedro)
    Pick up: 8:00 am
    Drop off: 4:45 pm 
    Peck Park Recreation Center
    560 N. Western Ave.
    San Pedro, CA 90732
  2. Stop 2 (Carson)
    Pick up: 8:15 am
    Drop off: 4:30 pm 
    Carson Senior Center (off of E. Carson near S. Avalon)
    404 Civic Center Drive.
    Carson, CA 90745
  3. Stop 3 (Torrance)
    Pick up: 8:45 am
    Drop off: 4:00 pm 
    Torrance City Hall (library parking lot)
    3131 Torrance Blvd.
    Torrance, CA 90503
  4. Stop 4 (Gardena)
    Pick up: 9:00 am
    Drop off: 3:35 pm
    Gardena Senior Center
    1700 W. 162nd St.
    Gardena, CA 90247


FRIDAYS (Eagle Rock):

  1. Stop 1 (Eagle Rock)
    Pick up: 
    8:50 am
    Drop off: 3:30 am
    Deaf/Blind Apartments
    6819 N. Figueroa St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90042


Rancho Mirage Transportation Pickup Locations

The following are pick-up points for San Bernardino and Riverside counties for Braille Institute students.

Public/Personal transportation only. We do not currently offer transportation on Mondays.

Yucca Valley (Stater Brothers) 
Morongo Valley (Country Store)
Desert Hot Springs (Vons)
Redlands (Vons on Orange Street)
Yucaipa (Stater Brothers)
Calimesa (Stater Brothers)
Banning/Beaumont (Pass Hospital)

Moreno Valley (McDonald’s on Sunnymead Blvd)

Hemet (Camelot and Sun West)

San Diego Transportation Pickup Locations

For information on transportation options contact Student Services at (858) 404-5013 or contact the transportation providers directly using the numbers below:

Metropolitan Transit System – MTS Access: (619) 233-3004
North County Transit District – NCTD LIFT: (760) 966-6500
Facilitating Access to Coordinated Transportation – FACT Toll Free: 1 (888) 924-3228

Information coming soon.