News

February 24, 2020

Setting the Bar for Web Accessibility

DRT has launched the Recite Me toolbar to make its website inclusive and accessible for all. Learn more about using the toolbar. 

February 18, 2020

Celebrate Brain Injury Month at the 31st Annual Brain Injury Conference

March is brain injury awareness month! Join others in celebrating this month by attending a free conference in Nashville!

January 28, 2020

Two Opportunities to Meet with Hamilton County Department of Education!

Join DRT and STEP, Inc. for two information exchange sessions with Hamilton County Department of Education about services for students with disabilities in Hamilton County. 

January 24, 2020

Disability Group Opposes Regulations on Service Animals on Flights

National Disability Rights Network shares their position on recent news regarding the U.S. Department of Transportation's proposal regarding service and emotional support animals in air travel. 

January 15, 2020

Disability Day on the Hill 2020

Join us at Disability Day on the Hill 2020 to advocate for the issues important to you! 

December 20, 2019

Voter Registration Events: Hosting Made Easy

With a busy election cycle in 2020, its the perfect time to host a vote registration event in your area! Find out how DRT can help.

December 2, 2019

Poll Site Access: How You Can Help

Volunteer to conduct poll site surveys during 2020 elections!

November 15, 2019

Transition Bill of Rights

Read Transition Tennessee's Transition Bill of Rights

November 6, 2019

Ruling in Lawsuit Challenging Tennessee Department of Corrections HCV Protocol

In 2016, Disability Rights Tennessee, the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee, and Branstetter, Stranch & Jennings, PLLC filed a lawsuit challenging the Tennessee Department of Corrections (TDOC) protocol for treating inmates with HCV. Read more about the recent ruling. 

Disability Rights Tennessee (DRT) is a nonprofit legal services organization that provides free legal advocacy services to protect the rights of Tennesseans with disabilities.

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