During the month of July 2022 Disability Rights North Carolina (DRNC) celebrates 15 years as the state’s Protection & Advocacy (P&A) agency.
People with disabilities have fought for decades against laws restricting their bodily autonomy – their right to do what they choose, go where they want, make their own decisions, and […]
Objetivos de defensa para 2023: Lo que hay que saber Este breve resumen describe cada uno de los objetivos de defensa propuestos por Disability Rights North Carolina y explica por […]
2023 Advocacy Targets: What you need to know This quick summary describes each of DRNC’s proposed advocacy Targets and explains why they are important. 1. Keep students with disabilities in […]
For those of us who have trouble convincing our adolescents that bathing is important, it might be hard to imagine a bathtub being at the top of a 12-year-old’s wish […]
Learn about DRNC’s accessible voting project and how Kenya Myers, DRNC’s voting rights advocate, work tirelessly to get out the vote.
Staff post Cas Shearin Media Strategist/Senior Writer Barbara Lee was all sparkles at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Wearing glittery hoop earrings and a bright purple tee-shirt with […]
I have been approved for services through my local management entity / managed care organization (LME/MCO) but I can’t find a provider agency or my provider agency doesn’t have enough […]
Drug-related Deaths, Inadequate Access to Medical Care also Rise FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 24, 2022 More people in NC jails died by suicide in 2020 than any other year, a […]