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  • Community Integration

    National Disability Rights Network Responds to Report Detailing Abuse at Pennsylvania Facility

    November 2, 2017

    WASHINGTON – Earlier this week, NDRN member, Disability Rights New York (DRNY), issued a report entitled, “Abuse and Neglect of New York State Residents At Woods Services In Pennsylvania”. This report raised serious concerns with the treatment of New Yorkers who are placed out of state at the Woods…

    Press Release
  • Community Integration

    NDRN Joins Amicus in Community Integration Case

    October 25, 2017

    NDRN joined six national disability organizations in an amicus brief supporting the critical role the U.S. DOJ plays in the enforcement of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act in a case involving the state’s policy of unnecessarily segregating children with disabilities by placing them in nursing facilities.

    Amicus Brief
  • Community Integration

    All Aboard (Except People with Disabilities): Amtrak’s 23 Years of ADA Compliance Failure

    October 1, 2013

    A review of Amtrak stations found 95% have major barriers preventing people with disabilities from using the nation’s rail system. NDRN and the P&A Network reviewed 94 stations in 25 states and the District of Columbia.Most of the stations reviewed were found to have one or more architectural barriers…

    Publication
  • Community Integration

    Keeping the Promise: True Community Integration and the Need for Monitoring and Advocacy

    November 1, 2011

    The report Keeping the Promise: True Community Integration and the Need for Monitoring and Advocacy summarizes two projects that monitored people with disabilities, many of whom were moving out of large institutions into homes in the community.

    Publication