Director’s Blog

Editorials about the work Disability Rights Oregon is doing, and state, local and national disability issues. Written by the Executive Director of Disability Rights Oregon.

Advocacy Victory

Advocates preserve $13 million for mental health community housing. While looking over a list of proposed cuts to the state budget last week, I noticed that $6.5 million were slated to be removed from the Community Housing Trust Fund. That is half of the entire Fund.  This was not good. Back in 1999, a Community… Continue Reading Advocacy Victory