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Resource Directory - Information on Legal Resources
If you find mistakes or would like to recommend a resource to be added to this list,
please email Debbie@txp2p.org with the correct information or resources.
Disability Rights Texas (previously Advocacy, Inc.)
www.disabilityrightstexas.org
800-252-9108 (V/TDD)
512-454-4816 (V/TDD)
The federally funded "watchdog" to protect and advocate for the legal rights of people with disabilities in Texas. May be able to assist you with legal problems if it falls within their set priorities. Have helped parents with school issues when a precedent can be set to help others in the state. Has a great parent-friendly guide to Special Education.
Annual People’s Law School - Free Annual Seminar at UT Law School
February each year
http://www.travisbar.com
512-472-0279
Travis County Bar Association offers these free courses: Health insurance (Fighting Denial of Health Coverage), Wills & Trusts & Estate Planning, and Special Education (How to Advocate for Your Child and Navigate the System)
Disability Law Resource Project
Resource Center on ADA
(Americans with Disabilities Act) & IT (Information Technology Accessiblity)
http://www.dlrp.org
800-949-4232
Services provided include technical assistance, education and training, publications, referral networks, and public awareness.
If you find mistakes or would like to recommend a resource to be added to this list,
please email Debbie@txp2p.org with the correct information or resources.