Disability Rights

Every New Yorker deserves to be an integrated member of society. Yet too often New Yorkers with intellectual and developmental disability and those living with mental illness face segregation, forced treatment, and jail. We advocate for the development of community-based services and work to ensure everyone receives fair treatment from the government, employers, correctional facilities, and educational institutions.

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We’re challenging power in the courts, the state house, city hall, local offices, the streets, and more. Take action on some of today’s most important fights by exploring our major campaigns.

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Know Your Rights

You have rights while protesting, attending school, accessing health care, voting, and more. Empower yourself by learning more about your rights, how to exercise them, and what to do when they are violated.

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