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.
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Fiscal Year 2021 Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities (PADD) Appropriations Request and Justification
May 15, 2020
The PADD program has been highly successful, but is limited by its current resources. In order to meet the requirements of its directives and advocate on behalf of individuals with developmental disabilities, additional funding is critical.Fact Sheet
May 8, 2020
The co-chairs of the House Bipartisan Disabilities Caucus sent a letter to House leadership to include $30 million in emergency appropriations for P&As.Letter
April 8, 2020
The proposal outlines NDRN’s funding and policy priorities for Congress’ fourth COVID-19 relief bill.General