Press Release

Disability Rights California announces selection of Andrew J. Imparato as new Executive Director

The Board of Directors of Disability Rights California (DRC) is delighted to announce the selection of nationally-recognized disability rights attorney Andrew J. Imparato to serve as the new Executive Director of DRC beginning February 3, 2020.

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Thank You Giving Tuesday - A closeup photo of of a hand reaching out and holding anothers persons hand.

Thank you for supporting Disability Rights California on Giving Tuesday.

Your contribution makes a difference, so on behalf of the individuals and families we work with every day, Thank You!

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Photo of a female college student in front of a school campus. She has a disability and is in a motorized chair.

2020 California Youth Leadership Forum For Students With Disabilities

Develop your leadership skills, and learn how to reach your academic, career, and independence goals.

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Census 2020 Is Beginning Mid-March

Responding is important. A complete count helps ensure that services like Medicare, Medicaid, social security, and public transportation can support those who need them.

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Legislative Advocacy

Public Policy

DRC’s legislative staff advocate in the California State Legislature and with the Governor on legislation and the state budget. We focus on legislation and budget items that impact people with disabilities and public programs that provide services and supports.

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Disability Community Toolkit

While people with disabilities make up 22% of the American public according to figures released by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in August 2018, they remain largely a neglected, albeit sizeable minority...

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