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Friends – Disability Rights Pennsylvania (DRP) will operate a hotline to assist voters with disabilities who encounter barriers to voting on Election Day. DRP asks for your assistance to spread the word regarding the Election Day hotline by sharing this flyer and asking people to post it where voters may see it. More information on DRP’s […]

Forwarded by Disability Rights Pennsylvania – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 27, 2016 Secretary of State encourages Pennsylvania voters to know their rights at the polling place Harrisburg, PA – Secretary of State Pedro A. Cortés today encouraged Pennsylvania voters to educate themselves about rights they have when they go to the polls on November 8. […]

Good afternoon. A friendly reminder from Disability Rights Pennsylvania that TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER to VOTE!! The good news is that you have until MIDNIGHT TONIGHT!! To register, go to – Thank you, Disability Rights Pennsylvania Offices in Harrisburg, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh 1-800-692-7443  

Friends- Please see the article at this link – This story highlights the social and economic impact of the subminimum wage on individuals with disabilities and highlights the importance of community integrated employment opportunities. For additional information on the subminimum wage in Pennsylvania and the vision of the Board of Directors of Disability Rights […]

Forwarded on behalf of Office of Developmental Programs. Friends – Please see below and click here for the announcement, about upcoming webinars from the Office of Developmental Programs. Please help the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) to widely distribute this announcement:  Announcement 063-16:  Everyday Lives:  Values in Action Webinars with Deputy Secretary Thaler. Audience: All Interested […]

Friends – See below for an announcement from the Department of Human Services regarding Community HealthChoices. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 30, 2016 Pennsylvania Announces Selection for Community HealthChoices Managed Care Agreements. DHS continues to improve access to high-quality services and serve more people in the community. Harrisburg, PA – Today, the Departments of Human Services […]

Friends –  Join Disability Rights Pennsylvania for a free Voting Rights webinar for the November 8 General Election.   DRP will discuss federal voting rights laws for people with disabilities, assistance with voting, polling places, absentee ballots, change of addresses, new voter registrations, and what to do if you run into problems on Election Day. […]

Friends- See below for an announcement regarding a public comment period for a Draft Bulletin from the Office of Long Term Living (OLTL).  This bulletin provides guidance for Home and Community Based waiver providers about what is needed to comply with the CMS Final Rule.  Comments are due to OLTL by close of business on […]

Attention SSA Ticket to Work Participants – Sign Up for The National Ticket to Work Virtual Job Fair – August 24 Forwarded by Disability Rights Pennsylvania Click here to view’s announcement. Attention SSA Ticket to Work Participants – Sign Up for The National Ticket to Work Virtual Job Fair – August 24 The Social […]

Friends – Disability Rights Pennsylvania Children’s Team recently created two new brochures. Click here to view the brochure titled “A Message for Parents of Newly-Diagnosed Infants and Toddlers”. Click here to view the brochure titled “Disability Rights Pennsylvania Children’s Team”. If you have questions after viewing the brochures, please contact Disability Rights Pennsylvania at – […]

Harrisburg Office

301 Chestnut St., Suite 300

Harrisburg, PA 17101

1-800-692-7443 [Voice]

1-877-375-7139 [TDD]

(717) 236-8110 [Voice]

(717) 236-0192 [Fax] [Email]

Philadelphia Office

The Philadelphia Building

1315 Walnut St., Suite 500

Philadelphia, PA 19107–4798

(215) 238-8070 [Voice]

(215) 772-3126 [Fax] [Email]

Pittsburgh Office

429 Fourth Avenue, Suite 701

Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1505

(412) 391-5225 [Voice]

(412) 467-8940 [Fax] [Email]

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