Since its inception in 1980, TERI, Inc. has grown to accommodate the needs of many while remaining true to founder Cheryl Kilmer’s original goal to improve the quality of life for children and adults with developmental and learning disabilities. Through support, advocacy, dedication, innovation, and resolve, we have brought opportunity and hope to countless individuals and families. TERI specializes in serving individuals who have needs which cannot be met by other existing programs. This includes services to persons who have autism, intellectual disabilities, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, brain trauma, sever behavioral disorders, dual diagnoses, and learning disabilities. Based in San Diego, California, TERI, Inc. has grown to serve over 600 children and adults with developmental disabilities and their families; and employs 400+ professional and paraprofessional staff.
Volunteer to Change Lives! TERI, Inc. provides services for adults and children with developmental disabilities and autism. Our goal is to improve the quality of life for these individuals through support, advocacy, dedication, innovation, and resolve. Our vision is to be an internationally recognized center of excellence and social change for life planning, health and fitness, research, and provision of model programs for person's with developmental and learnings disabilities and those who support them across their lifespan. Volunteers make a significant impact in the lives of TERI clients. TERI has flexible opportunities to fit your interest and availability in our wide variety of programs. All of our programs require an application, interview, and background screening. Volunteers with all levels of experience are welcomed at TERI.
Apply to volunteer with us by filling out an online application at:
or Call 760.721.1706 x900 for more information.
Member Since: 2012