“Disability Rights Legal Center (DRLC) is a national organization whose mission is to champion the rights of people with disabilities through education, advocacy and litigation.” Practice areas: Cancer Rights Program; Civil Rights Program; End of Life Choice; legal representation for discrimination/mistreatment/harassment on the basis of disability; special education, discrimination/mistreatment/harassment based on the use of a service animal; and failure to receive reasonable accommodation. Main office: downtown Los Angeles at Loyola Law School Public Interest Law Center; also maintains a satellite office at University of La Verne, College of Law in Ontario (Inland Empire Program).
Tel: (213) 736-1334; (866) 999-3752
800 South Figueroa St., Suite 1120, Los Angeles, CA 90017
“Disability Rights California is a nonprofit agency that advances the human and legal rights of persons with disabilities.” Provides services under eight federal programs; also operates the California Office of Patients’ Rights to advocate for the rights of people who have a psychiatric disability or emotional impairment. Also has offices in Sacramento, Oakland, Fresno, and San Diego.
Tel: (213) 213-8000; 800 776-5746
350 South Bixel Street, Suite 290, Los Angeles, CA 90017