News

February 13, 2018

DRT Welcomes New Legal Director

Susan Mee has spent her career working with Tennesseans with disabilities. Now, she'll lead DRT's legal team. 

February 9, 2018

Public Policy Advocacy: What Is It?

When it comes to public policy, what is advocacy? And what are the different approaches to promoting change? DRT explains.

February 6, 2018

Disability Day on the Hill 2018

Join us on Wednesday, February 14th for Disability Day on the Hill 2018!

November 10, 2017

Caregiver Tips for a Less Stressful Holiday Season

This article, originally published from the TBI Network, provides tips for caregivers during the busy holiday season. 

November 7, 2017

From Lisa: "The Good Stuff"

Lisa talks gratitude, or "the good stuff", as we approach holiday season stressors.

October 19, 2017

We're Hiring! Do you want to join our Intake Advocacy team?

DRT is hiring an Intake Advocate to be the front lines of our agencies work. Deadline to apply is October 30th. 

October 4, 2017

From Lisa: Compassionate Care

Lisa reflects on the importance of supporting staff members with compassionate care so that they are better able to support our clients.

October 4, 2017

Introducing DRT's Fall 2017 Interns

This semester DRT will be working with two amazing interns. Their contribution in time and resources is essential to the work at DRT.

October 4, 2017

DRT Welcomes Legal Fellow from Boston College

DRT is excited to welcome our new legal fellow, Kelsey Craig, who will be working at DRT for this year!

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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