Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability

1600 James Naismith Drive
Gloucester, Ontario
Phone: 800-771-0663
or 613-748-5747
Fax: 613-748-5782
For Canadians with a disability who desire hands-on tools, an advocacy resource package and other materials, to effect change and ensure that opportunities for participation are accessible to everyone.

Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates

P.O. Box 81-7327
Hollywood, FL 33081-0327
Phone: (954) 966-4489
Fax: (954) 966-8561
An independent, nonprofit, tax-exempt organization of attorneys, advocates and parents established to improve the quality and quantity of legal assistance for parents of children with disabilities. 

Disability Rights Center

1346 Connecticut Ave NW
Dupont Building #1
Washington, DC 20036
Fax: 202-223-3304

Defense Fund, Inc. (DREDF)

1629 “K” Street, Ste. #802
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-986-0375
Fax: 202-775-7465

Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund, Inc. (DREDF)

2212 6th Street.
Berkeley, CA 94710
Phone: 501-644-2555
510-644-2626 (TTY)
800-466-4232 (ADA hotline)
Fax: 510-841-8645
Serves individuals with disabilities in areas of housing, employment, access discrimination and education.

National Association of Protection & Advocacy Systems

900 Second Street, NE Ste. 211
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-408-9514
Fax: 202-408-9520
Federally mandated system in each state and territory, which provides protection of the rights of persons with disabilities through legally based advocacy.

National Legal Center for the Medically Dependent & Disabled

7 S. 6th Street, Ste. 208
Terre Haute, IN 47807
Phone: 812-238-0769
Fax: 812-232-0260
Defends medical treatment rights of persons with disabilities and in need of life sustaining treatment or care. Also, specializes in euthanasia and assisted suicide and related issues and opposed to both.

The Rutherford Institute

P.O. Box 7482
Charlottesville, VA 22906
Phone: 804-978-3888
Fax: 804-978-1789
The Rutherford Institute is an international legal and educational organization dedicated to preserving human rights. This two-faceted approach of integrating both litigation and educational opportunities has made the Institute a leader in teaching and defending the Constitution.

U.S. Department of Education

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
330 C St. SW, Rm. 3132
Washington, D.C. 20202-2524
Phone: 202-205-8241
Available booklet: “Pocket Guide to Federal Help for the Disabled Person” Connect with the Publication Center Website to review other available publications:

Western Law Center for Disability Rights

Loyola Law School
919 South Albany Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Phone: 213-736-1031
Fax: 213-736-1428
Serves individuals with disabilities in areas of employment discrimination, government benefits, housing, physical and sensory accessibility.

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