Disability Day on the Hill 2020

  • January 15, 2020

About

Disability Day on the Hill is a day-long event where Tennesseans with disabilities and their allies visit the Tennessee Capitol to advocate for issues important to them.

Hosted by the Tennessee Disability Coalition, this year's theme is, In This Together. Throughout the day, advocates meet with their legislators, attend an informational panel, and enjoy lunch. 

Network and meet new friends at the Community Reception happening the evening before. RSVP is required to attend this event. Visit the Tennessee Disability Coalition's web form to RSVP. 

 

WHEN: February 4, 2020 | 8 am – 5 pm CST
WHERE: Cordell Hull Building, 425 5th Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37243

 

Meet with your Legislators

While some Senators and Representatives may be available to talk when you walk in, it is best to schedule an appointment in advance. Visit the Tennessee Capitol website to find your legislators. To schedule an appointment, call or email their office.

If you would like help scheduling your appointments The Arc TN can help you. Contact Gavin Dillinger at 615-248-5878, ext. 17. 

 

During the Event

The State of Disability Services in Tennessee Panel | 10 – 11:30 am CST
Old Supreme Court Chambers, State Capitol Building

Free Boxed Lunch (first-come, first-served) | 11 am – 1 pm CST
Cordell Hull Building, 8th Floor

Network with Disability Organizations | 8 am – 5 pm CST
Cordell Hull Building | 1st Floor outside cafeteria 

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

Middle Tennessee (Admin Office)

2 International Plaza, Suite 825
Nashville, TN 37217

Phone: 615-298-1080
Fax: 615-298-2046

East Tennessee

9050 Executive Park Drive, Suite 101-B
Knoxville, TN 37923

Phone: 865-670-2944
Fax: 865-470-7028

West Tennessee

1407 Union Avenue, Suite 1015
Memphis, TN 38104

Phone: 901-458-6013
Fax: 901-249-2933