Welcome to DRC of Arkansas
Thank you for visiting our site! For over 25 years, Disability Rights Center of Arkansas, Inc. (DRC) has remained committed to ensuring that all Arkansans with disabilities have equal access in all aspects of life. During those 25 years, DRC has benefited from federal funding to undertake our advocacy work. Unfortunately, times are changing. Federal funding is shrinking, but the need for our advocacy services continued to grow and we need your support.
Please consider DRC as you make donations. Your contribution will strengthen our efforts to ensuring that all Arkansans with disabilities have equal access in all aspects of life.
Disability Rights Center of Arkansas (DRC) is the independent, private, nonprofit organization designated by the governor of Arkansas to implement the federally funded and authorized protection and advocacy systems throughout the state. DRC services provides information and referral, short-term assistance, selected individual and legal representation, systemic advocacy, monitoring and training. DRC services are provided free of charge. DRC, a nonprofit agency, is independent from state or local government.
“To passionately assist the lives of people with disabilities through education, empowerment, and protection of their legal rights."
Through leadership of its Governing Board and Advisory Councils, DRC staff provides services to children and adults with disabilities throughout Arkansas. We strive to serve our clients’ expressed wishes.
Disability Rights Center of Arkansas provides protection and advocacy services to people with disabilities in Arkansas under these Federal programs:
- PADD - Developmental Disabilities
- PAIMI - Mental Illness
- PAIR - Individual Rights
- CAP - Client Assistance Program
- PAAT - Assistive Technology
- PABSS - Beneficiaries of Social Security
- PATBI - Traumatic Brain Injury
- HAVA - Voting Access
Please consider supporting DRC’s mission of passionately advocating for Arkansans with disabilities by contributing a tax deductible donation. Donations can be made to DRC online or can be mailed to 1100 N. University Ave. Ste. 201, Little Rock, AR 72207. With your help, DRC can advocate for more Arkansans. Thank you for your financial support.