• August 14, 2017

In the Community

The disability community is continually engaged through events and education opportunities. Click through to our listing and get involved in your community.

  • August 8, 2017

DRT Hiring Legal Director

Do you or someone you know want to join our dedicated team working to protect the rights of Tennesseans with disabilities? We are currently hiring for a Legal Director to join our leadership team and oversee the agency's legal team. 

  • July 20, 2017

DRT Collaborates with Tennessee Division of Elections to Increase Access to Online Voter Registration

Online voter registration is coming to Tennesse! To make it work for everyone, DRT collaborated with the Tennessee Secretary of State's Division of Elections to increase accessibility.

  • July 11, 2017

Punishment or Rehabilitation? Care for Inmates with Mental Illness

The debate on whether to punish inmates or provide them rehabilitation is not new. But how does this debate apply to inmate with mental health diagnoses? DRT Investigator, April Mancino-Rosete, explores this question and describes true events of how mental health crisis has been handled in jails and prisons in Tennessee.