VIDEO: Disability Rights Maryland

Rooted in Rights worked with Disability Rights Maryland to explain the vast services and supports it provide to its residents.  Four clients of Disability Rights Maryland shares the various ways the organization assisted them with their needs – a student being retained in school and obtaining IEP services; accessing accessible housing with a voucher; creating effective and fair paratransit services protocol; and securing Medicaid waivers for community-based services.  DRMD fulfills its mission to protect the rights of disabled people, and to promote the importance of self-advocacy and peer-support to ensure that self-determination and ability to be included are realities.