• Employment

    The Writing is On the Wall: Nearing the End of Segregated Employment

    February 4, 2016

    Read NDRN's reports on segregated employment and the practice of paying people with disabilities less than the minimum wage.

  • Mental Health

    Disability Rights Ohio – PAIMI Advocacy Helps Client Move to Community

    January 1, 2016

    Patrick Chittum’s new apartment is small – just one bedroom, a bathroom, a living room and a kitchen. But when you ask him the best part of living there, he says, “Freedom. I can do whatever I want. I can go outside whenever I want. I can get a…

  • ADA & Civil Rights

    NDRN Joins Amicus in Accessibility Case

    November 10, 2015

    NDRN joined 14 other state and national disability, civil and legal rights organization in an amicus in support of plaintiffs seeking accessibility changes to the City and County of San Francisco’s sidewalks, parks, libraries and recreation centers.

    Amicus Brief
  • ADA & Civil Rights

    The Americans with Disabilities Act at 25: Cause for Celebration and Renewed Resolve

    July 1, 2015

    This report highlights the critical role that P&As have in enforcing the ADA integration mandate and calls attention to disturbing national trends that threaten to distort and weaken the promise of full community integration.

  • Education

    New Report Finds Children with Disabilities Abused, Denied Treatment and Education

    June 10, 2015

    Children with disabilities are disproportionately placed in the juvenile justice system, receive inadequate treatment and are denied educational opportunities, the National Disability Rights Network asserted in a report released today.“More than 65 percent of youth in the justice system meet the criteria for a disability, a rate that is…