Disability Rights Rhode Island

Organization Name: Disability Rights Rhode Island
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33 Broad Street
Suite 601
Providence, RI 02903-3434
Phone: 401-831-5335
TDD: 401-831-5335
Fax: 401-274-5568
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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