Legal Services, General

Programs that provide assistance in the form of advocacy, arbitration, class action litigation, legal counseling, legal representation, mediation, paralegal counseling, self-representation assistance and/or court watching which focus on a particular area of law. (AIRS Legal Services FT)

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RI

Statewide

33 Broad Street
Suite 601
Providence, RI 02903-3434
Phone: 401-831-5335
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Organization Name: Disability Rights Rhode Island
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Address: 33 Broad Street
Suite 601
Providence, RI 02903-3434
Phone: 401-831-5335
TDD: 401-831-5335
Service Categories:
Services Provided: Our services include individual representation including litigation to protect rights or secure benefits, self-help information, education on priority legal issues, and systems change advocacy.

If you are an individual with a disability
RIDLC helps people with legal issues related to their disabilities.

Providing information and referral to other agencies that can help you

Offering individual advice and representation on priority legal issues

Advocating for systems change to benefit groups of people with disabilities

Investigating allegations of abuse or neglect in settings that serve people with disabilities
Provider Profiles: Disability Rights Rhode Island (formally known as Rhode Island Disability Law Center RIDLC) is an independent nonprofit law office that is designated as Rhode Island’s federal Protection and Advocacy System. We are part of a national network created by Congress to help secure and advance the rights of people with disabilities.

Our mission is to assist Rhode Islanders with differing abilities in their efforts to achieve full inclusion in society and to exercise their civil and human rights through the provision of legal advocacy.
Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 12/31/2019

Nationwide

Address: NM
Phone: 800-862-7271
Email: info@nativedisabilitylaw.org
Eligibility: Indigent indiviuals with disabilities or mental illnesses
Services Provided: Individual legal representation to help with specific problems. Information about services to and rights of persons with disabilities. Legal representation and system advocacy to expand or improve available services/legal rights and protection. Monitoring services to empower Native Americans with disabilities so that they are able to gain or maintain control over their lives and independently exercise their rights. Training to businesses on how to best accommodate employees with disabilities. Training to empower individuals with disabilities and their families to advocate for themselves.
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 1/10/2020
1101 15th Street NW, Suite 1212
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202-467-5730
Address: 1101 15th Street NW, Suite 1212
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: 202-467-5730
Toll Free Phone: 202-467-4232
Services Provided: The mission of the Judge David L. Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law is to protect and advance the rights of adults and children who have mental disabilities. The Bazelon Center envisions an America where people who have mental illnesses or developmental disabilities exercise their own life choices and have access to the resources that enable them to participate fully in their communities.

Information and Referral
Library Services
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/7/2019