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12-Year-Old Gains Independence and Dignity with a New Bathtub 

For those of us who have trouble convincing our adolescents that bathing is important, it might be h…

Barbara Lee is smiling at the camera. She is wearing a purple t-shirt and black jacket. She is wearing black framed glasses and holding a cane.

Craven County Woman Shares her Vaccine Journey

Staff post Cas Shearin Media Strategist/Senior Writer   Barbara Lee was all sparkles at the New…

A woman with medium brown skin wearing a jean jacket and turquoise necklace smiles at the camera, her hands on her daughter's shoulders. Her daughter is wearing a bright pink pendant, a beige shirt and has a huge smile on her face and closed eyes. She has an intellectual disability.

What to Do When You Can’t Find a Provider

I have been approved for services through my local management entity / managed care organization (LM…

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Suicides in NC Jails Reach All-Time High

Drug-related Deaths, Inadequate Access to Medical Care also Rise FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 24, 202…

Jeremiah Clarke & Sarah Hoffman Portraits

Meet DRNC’s Newest Law Fellows

DRNC is excited to introduce our two newest law fellows, Jeremiah Clarke and Sarah Hoffman. Sarah Ho…

Portrait of Gabreilla Bush, by Lois Curtis

Olmstead Means Choice not Segregation

Learn about the Olmstead, how it relates to services for people with disabilities and how DRNC is ad…

Getting an NC State ID after Prison

DRNC attorney Luke Woollard explains why it is so challenging for people to get an NC ID after priso…

Hands of a male black OAH judge holding paperwork during a first tier due process review. A gavel is on the table next to him.

Change to Due Process Appeals

Staff post: Ginny Fogg Supervising Attorney Important new law will benefit parents and students with…

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Stop Traumatizing Kids Who Need Mental Health Care

An op-ed by CEO Virginia Knowlton Marcus in which she lauds media attention on the dangers of PRTFs…