Las Trampas supports adults with developmental disabilities to discover their capabilities and to lead full lives in their home, at work, and in the community.


  • VISTAS Lafayette Quarterly Newsletter – October 2015 read here
  • Front Page of the Lamorinda Sun – August 28, 2015
  • Row With Champions – a Beautiful Regatta for a Cause – August 26, 2015 read here
  • Taking a crack at rowing – Bay Area News Group Antioch p. B2 – August 23, 2015
  • What’s in Our Hat?—When Local Stars Align – April 2015 read here
  • Walk n’ Roll – September 2014 read here
  • Las Trampas Fundraiser 2013 – May 2013 read here
  • 2012 Threads of Hope – Honoring those who strengthen the fabric of our community. – December 2012 read here
  • New Transitional Home Awaits Tenants – December 11, 2011 read here
  • Recycling for the Greater Good – April 27, 2011 read here
  • Christmas in November for Grant Recipients – November 24, 2010 read here
  • Las Trampas Puts Rotary Donation to Good Use – July 7, 2010 read here
  • Las Trampas, Inc. Celebrates 50 Years – October 1, 2008 read here

Staff Training

All Direct Staff and Management are provided with comprehensive training to ensure the highest quality of services to the individuals served by the agency.

New-Hire Orientation (within 90 days of hire)

48 hours of training including but not limited to: annual trainings, general safety, service design, regulations, policies and procedures, incident and mandated reporting, medication management, health conditions, developmental disabilities, and 40 hours of hands-on training.

Annual Training

  • Positive Behavioral Support Training (PBS)
  • Teaching Social Skills (TSS)
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NCI)

Weekly and Monthly Inservice Trainings

Ongoing trainings on all items noted above as well as staffing cases of the individuals served. Additional trainings also include training on curriculum and teaching methods.

Residential Direct Service Professional (DSPs)

DSP I Training (Year 1) DSP II Training (Year 2) Ongoing Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Office Location

3460 Lana Lane, Lafayette, CA 94549

Rights Under Title VI

Las Trampas operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with Las Trampas.

Title VI Rights Notice (English and Spanish)

Title VI Transportation Complaint Procedures and Form (English)

Procediminetos de Quejas de Transporte del Título VI y Formulario (Espaniol)