COVID-19

Fighting for Disability Rights During the Pandemic

As COVID-19 impacts all Americans, the National Disability Rights Network is urging Congress and the Administration to safeguard the rights of people with disabilities in the federal response to the pandemic. At the local and state level, Protection and Advocacy agencies continue to fight for the rights of people with disabilities, including equal access to testing and treatment.

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We need your help to ensure that states do not exclude people with disabilities who need treatment for COVID-19.

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P&A Network Response to Medical Rationing

Complaints filed by state P&As due to medical rationing schemes: Alabama, Kansas, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Washington. States P&As that have written letters to governors (or mayor for DC): Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Texas, West Virginia, Wisconsin. State P&As with both complaints and letters: Arizona, Kansas, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas. State P&As that have successfully resolved an OCR complaint: Alabama, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah.
Complaints filed by state P&As due to medical rationing schemes: Alabama, Kansas, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Washington. States P&As that have written letters to governors (or mayor for DC): Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Texas, West Virginia, Wisconsin. State P&As with both complaints and letters: Arizona, Kansas, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas. State P&As that have successfully resolved an OCR complaint: Alabama, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah.

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