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15 for 15 - Celebrate 15 years of Disability Rights!

July 2022, Disability Rights North Carolina (DRNC) celebrates 15 years as the state’s Protection & Advocacy (P&A) agency, dedicated to advancing and defending the rights of people with disabilities.

Throughout the month, DRNC will feature 15 stories highlighting the impact of our work over the past 15 years (15 for 15).

What is a P&A?

Learn how DRNC got started and powerful story that caused Congress to mandate the protection and advocacy system in the US.

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DRNC’s teams work on many disability rights issues, including housing, education and community access.

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