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725 Broadway, Suite 450 

Albany, New York 12207

25 Chapel Street, Suite 1005

Brooklyn, New York 11201

141 Sully's Trail, Suite 6B

Pittsford, New York 14534

(518) 432-7861

(518) 512-3448 (TTY)             

(800) 993-8982 (Toll Free)

(518) 427-6561 (Fax)

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Protection & Advocacy Client Assistance Program

New York's

Protection & Advocacy

Client Assistance Program

New York residents with disabilities can contact DRNY for assistance with problems directly related to their disabilities. DRNY administers the following grant-based programs: 


Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities


Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness


Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights


Protection and Advocacy for Assistive Technology


Client Assistance Program


Protection and Advocacy for Voter Access


Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injuries


Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security

DRNY investigates complaints and provides direct assistance to callers with disability-related issues under the terms of the grants listed above and our annual goals and priorities.

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In June, 2013, Disability Advocates, Inc. was designated by Governor Andrew Cuomo as the Protection & Advocacy (P&A) System for persons with disabilities in New York. We are now named Disability Rights New York (DRNY). As the P&A for New York, we advocate for the civil and legal rights for New Yorkers with disabilities. 

Upcoming Trainings

From Benefits to Employment:

Being Deaf, Social Security Work Incentives & Your Rights on the Job

Friday, September 19, 2014 from 5 PM to 8 PM
Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley
15-17 3rd St., Troy, NY

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