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KING 5 news covers the story of the large number of people with developmental disabilities living in institutions. Since 2009, it has been a top priority of the Department of Justice's Civil Rights...
9/29/2015 With the opening of the Disability Rights Washington Spokane office this week, also came a new DRW East Facebook page. This page will have content from the Eastern half of Washington state...
9/29/2015 At their 36th Annual Convention, People First of Washington State honored US House Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers for her work on the ABLE Act, which allows people with disabilities...
9/29/2015 Hundreds of advocates converged at the Spokane Convention Center in September of 2015 for the 36th Annual People First Convention. Disability Rights Washington debuted their voting video...
5/11/2015 You may be familiar with DisAbility Rights Galaxy, a project of Disability Rights Washington. On May 12, 2015 we changed the name to Rooted in Rights. View the transition video here:
GiveBIG 2015   GiveBIG was a huge success this year for DRW and other non-profits in King county. Our final total raised was $12,310.00  and the stretch from the Seattle Foundation was $905.40. Thank...
11/2/2015 Informing Families Building Trust (a partnership for better communication on developmental disability issues in washington state) announces the launch of a brand new app that helps...