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DRO intake team gives helpful information about Social Security appeals

A woman called us because her mother was experiencing homelessness and was about to have her Social Security benefits–her only income–garnished for legal fees. Our intake specialist explained the rules about garnishment, sent her information about garnishment, and referred her to another legal resource. The caller let us know that they got an exemption to… Continue Reading DRO intake team gives helpful information about Social Security appeals

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT

DRO then drafted a bill for the 2011 legislative session to regulate the use of seclusion and restraint to prevent violence before it happened, require parental notification of incidents and provide a mechanism for complaint resolution.  The bill was sponsored by Representative Gelser, Senator Edwards and six other legislators.  On August 2, 2011, Governor Kitzhaber… Continue Reading THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT Continue Reading THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT