When you support DRO, you are helping children, adults and families to get the skills, supports and freedoms that they need to thrive. Continue Reading Thank you for your commitment to disability rights
Disability Rights Oregon provides information, referral, and advocacy services for Oregonians who are having a disability-related legal problem related to education, including public special education and transition services, and postsecondary education including public, private, and vocational schools. DRO works to secure integrated and appropriate public services for children and young adults in the public school system and prevent the use of restraint, seclusion and police intervention with students. See our Goals & Priorities for more details.
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During the first two weeks of December, the Oregon ABLE Savings Plan will host free launch events throughout the state to celebrate and answer questions in person. Continue Reading ABLE Accounts launch events through December
TASH awarded the Marc Gold Award for Employment to Disability Rights Oregon, Cathy Costanzo, Steve Schwartz, and the eight plaintiffs from the class action lawsuit, Lane v. Brown. Continue Reading DRO and partners receive national award for Lane v. Brown settlement
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