Funding Statement

Disability Rights Tennessee (DRT) is the Protection & Advocacy system for Tennessee. The contents of this website were developed and made possible under grants from the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living; Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration; Department of Education, Rehabilitation Services Administration; and the Social Security Administration; at taxpayer expense.   
Grantees undertaking projects with government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions.  Although Social Security reviewed this document for accuracy, it does not constitute an official Social Security communication. The contents are solely the responsibility of DRT and do not represent the opinions, policy, or official views of the federal funding administrations above and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal government.