PROTECTION & ADVOCACY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Description

The Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities (P&A), is an independent state agency, established in 1977 to promote the rights of children and adults with disabilities. The P&A  provides information on disabilities rights and services; advocates for people with disabilities who have been discriminated against or who are experiencing difficulty securing relevant supports and services; provides legal assistance within existing resources; investigates complaints of abuse and neglect of adults with intellectual disabilities between the ages of 18-59 and psychiatric disabilities; provides training, technical assistance and supports the development of community advocacy groups.

Days Offered:

Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Info:
Spanish: Yes

Referral Required: No

Income Requirements: No

No

Subsidies: No

Insurance: No

HOTLINE

   
CT OFFICE OF PROTECTION AND ADVOCACY FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
T: 1-800-842-7303  F: 860-566-8714

Keywords:

Advocacy