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Disability Rights Wisconsin

Disability Rights Wisconsin

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Short Description
A private non-profit organization that protects the rights of people with disabilities statewide. Our mission is to advance the dignity, equality, and self-determination of people with disabilities.
Description

Access to mental health and support services that provide individualized treatment.
Abuse, neglect, and rights violations in an institution, prison or jail.
Rights to a least restrictive environment, privacy, choice, dignity and other basic human and civil rights.
Barriers to a free and appropriate education, K-12 special education, transition services and post-secondary education.
Discrimination in employment, as well as accessing, maintaining or regaining employment.
Access to voting, including registration, vote casting, and accessible polling places.
Access to assistive technology and devices, such as communication devices and power wheelchairs.
Supported Decision Making as an alternative to guardianship.
Discrimination in housing, architectural barriers, service animals, transportation.
Investigation of stolen or misused funds, or exploitation or neglect by representative payees

Phone
608-267-0214
Address
131 W. Wilson St. Suite 700, Madison, WI
ZIP Code
53703
Location by County/County(ies) served
Crawford, Columbia, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, Sauk
Ages Served
Birth - 2 years old, 3-5 years old, Elementary School Age, Middle School Age, High School Age, 18-21 years old, Adults