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July 7, 2021

Vacunas GRATUITAS contra el COVID-19 en el hogar para personas con discapacidades y personas mayores

Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability (TCAD) tiene un nuevo programa estatal - vacunas GRATUITAS contra el COVID-19 en el hogar para personas con discapacidades y personas mayores.

July 6, 2021

FREE In-Home COVID-19 Vaccines for Tennesseans with Disabilities & Seniors

Tennesseans with disabilities over the age of 18 and seniors can now get a FREE COVID-19 vaccine in their own home! Call DRT at 800-342-1660 to register today.

June 18, 2021

NUEVO  Lanzamiento del Tennessee Center for Decision-Making Support

Tennessee es el primer estado de la nación en ofrecer un lugar para aprender sobre las opciones relacionadas con la toma de decisiones para las personas con discapacidades.

June 17, 2021

Tennessee’s NEW Center for Decision-Making Support

Information about Tennessee's new resource to help people with disabilities, families, educators, and support professionals with decision-making and future planning.

June 14, 2021

COVID-19 & Vaccine Information & Resources

Information and resources about COVID-19 and the COVID-19 Vaccine for people with disabilities. 

May 19, 2021

Court Grants Preliminary Injunction Regarding Inmate Access To Videophones

Press Release: Court Grants Preliminary Injunction Regarding Inmate Access To Videophones

May 19, 2021

Trivette v. TDOC

Deaf and hard of hearing inmates in Tennessee are not being treated fairly. Disability Rights Tennessee and Civil Rights Education and Enforcement Center filed a complaint. In May 2021, the court gave preliminary injunction because deaf inmates did not have equal access to prison phone use. 

May 19, 2021

Digital Accessibility

A look at the benefits of digital accessibility for companies and people with disabilities. 

May 17, 2021

Reflections on Lane v. Tennessee

A look back at Lane v. Tennessee and it's lasting impact on Tennesseans with disabiities. 

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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