News

January 25, 2019

Stay Informed & Get Engaged: Tennessee's 111th Legislative Session

Interested in learning more about Tennessee's legislative work and getting involved. Look no further because we've compiled a list of ways you can participate. 

January 15, 2019

DRT Pro Bono Attorney Recognized for Service

Keith Hodges, a DRT pro bono attorney, has been recognized for his service by the Tennessee Bar Association! 

November 13, 2018

Support for Supported Decision-Making

DRT receives grant funds from the National Resource Center for Supported Decision-Making.

August 2, 2018

Navigating Special Education: The Differences Between the IDEIA and Section 504

Your guide to understanding the major differences between the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEIA or IDEA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. 

July 13, 2018

DRT's Staff Picks for Vacation Entertainment

Whether a stay-cation or a trip to the beach, we've got your entertainment needs covered!

June 4, 2018

Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Governor Bill Haslam has proclaimed June 15th, 2018 to be Elder Abuse Awareness Day. 

May 21, 2018

DRT Advocate Zack Harris Retires

We're celebrating the incredible career and contributions of DRT Advocate and Investigator, Zack Harris, as he enters retirement!

May 15, 2018

Client Story: The Mathes Family

Ryan has been employed for over 3 years. But he nearly left his job when his employment supports weren’t working.  

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

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Memphis, TN 38104

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