Protection & Advocacy Agencies Need More Funding!
P&As are responding to violations of civil rights as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Congress needs to increase P&A to ensure the rights and well-being of people with disabilities are protected.
Latest in Funding
July 28, 2020
The letters thank members of Congress for leading the effort to include report language on P&A monitoring of Office of Refugee Resettlement facilities.Letter
NDRN Joins CCD in Support of Bill and Report Language Which Would Strengthen the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
July 20, 2020
The letter urges the House of Representatives to include bill and report language which would strengthen SNAP in any final appropriations package.Letter
Fiscal Year 2021 Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights (PAIR) Appropriations Request and Justification
May 15, 2020
The need for PAIR services grows as the number of people with disabilities increases due to aging, illness, accidents, advances in healthcare, and longer life expectancy.Fact Sheet