For the last decade and a half, I’ve had the privilege to work at Disability Rights Oregon, as a special education advocate. I represent students in special education, engage in policy advocacy, and work closely with the Latino community. I teach Spanish-speaking parents how to advocate for their children’s rights. I support them and nurture their development as leaders… Continue Reading Come celebrate our 40th anniversary with us
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*This post originally appeared on and was written for the website for the organization Nasty Women Get Shit Done. We’re grateful that you included respecting people with disabilities among the values that you seek to uphold. The fight for disability rights is part of the larger struggle for equality. People with disabilities strive to achieve the… Continue Reading The struggle for equality
We’re turning 40! Join us for dinner on Tuesday, September 26, 6-8:30 p.m. Continue Reading Come celebrate our 40th anniversary!
We are celebrating the holidays with a series called the “12 Days of Disability Rights.” These are a dozen challenges that DRO has stepped up to fight on behalf of our community and will continue pushing forward with your help. Continue Reading 12 Days of Disability Rights