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Rooted in Rights (formerly DisAbility Rights Galaxy) is the video and social media project of DRW. Rooted in Rights provides disability rights content in a variety of ways: blog posts, videos,...
In 2014, people found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity (“NGRI”) and sent to the state psychiatric hospitals for treatment brought a lawsuit against the Department of Social and Health Services (“DSHS...
DRW received multiple calls from families with children who had received extensive cuts to medicaid-funded personal care. Hours were reduced based on the presumption that needs were met informally...
Every human being carries within the power of expression and choice. Supporting an individual's decision-making power builds autonomy and freedom. Choices may be simple, as in what to wear, or eat,...
Children and youth with involved mental health needs can, with appropriate treatment, engage in school and community and live and grow at home. Without appropriate services, these youth risk cycling...
According to a 2010 fact sheet from the Washington Department of Health:
Since 2007, DRW has been following instances of procedures like the Ashley treatment, and unwanted or unwarranted medical procedures, performed on persons with disabilities, without knowledge, or...
Because the foundation of political power is voting, improving the accessibility of voting should be an important goal for all disability advocates.

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