Transportation

Helpful Links

Publications 

  • DRT Client Story: Ms. Guadalupe - Both public and private ground transportation providers must meet ADA requirements related to equipment, accessibility, information and more. Ms. Guadalupe was struggling to get to her day program, because the van sent for her wasn’t meeting her in a safe area.
  • DRT Client Story: Gary - Gary couldn’t pump his own gas at his local station, because of his physical disability. After asking for help many times he finally made a complaint to the business.
  • DRT Client Story: Ryan - Ryan couldn't eat at his favorite restaurant, because it didn't have accesible parking. However, under the ADA, businesses are required to have accessible parking for people with mobility disabilities

Services

Information

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