May 08, 2019 · Ohio's new interview process for victims of crime leads to creation of Adult Advocacy Centers. May 8, 2019 by Katherine Yoder, Executive Director, Adult Advocacy Centers / victims of crime. The disability community is abundantly aware that people with disabilities are far more likely than the general population to become victims of crime and that those who perpetrate those crimes are very.
Protection & Advocacy Organization. The Florida state disability protection and advocacy (P&A) agency is Disability Rights Florida (DRF). DRF is part of the nation's federally-funded P&A system. It provides help to people with disabilities in Florida to expand and defend their rights, including supporting self-advocacy groups and legal assistance.
August 29, 2019 – Chicago, IL – Today, Legal Council for Health Justice (“Legal Council”) and Disability Rights Advocates (“DRA”) filed a class action lawsuit against Chicago Public Schools (“CPS”) challenging CPS’s policy of denying free nutrition programs to students whose disabilities require them .
Disability Rights and Advocacy. A select listing of web sites offering information on disability rights and legal issues. The Advocacy Institute is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization dedicated to the development of products, projects and services that work to improve the lives of people with disabilities.