Consumers are taught to be self-advocates who understand their rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Advocacy involves both system and community changes as well as individual issues.

Some “Advocacy” services we provide are:

  • Making sure accessible parking laws are enforced
  • Helping consumers write appeals for denial of services
  • Working to ensure accessible housing
  • Meeting with transportation officials to make sure they know and use the law.

Disability Discrimination

We provide information and assistance related to living independently:

  • Disability Discrimination
  • Housing
  • Assistive technology
  • Transportation
  • Local service providers
  • Benefits
  • Education and Awareness