What We Don't Do
WHAT DOES INDIANA DISABILITY RIGHTS NOT DO?
INDIANA DISABILITY RIGHTS DOES NOT ASSIST IN EMERGENCY SITUATIONS!
IF YOU EXPERIENCE AN EMERGENCY, CALL 9-1-1.
Indiana Disability Rights does not help individuals apply for benefits such as Social Security, SNAP, etc.
Indiana Disability Rights does not submit appeals for benefits denials.
Indiana Disability Rights will not interfere if you have already retained legal counsel.
Indiana Disability Rights usually cannot help you if your issue is not based on discrimination due to disability. Please contact us for more information.
Indiana Disability Rights does not represent the interests of caregivers, family members. We only represent the interests and desires of the individual with a disability.
What Kind Of Services Does Indiana Disability Rights Not Provide?
Taxes, Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning
Foreclosure, Financial Assistance, Bankruptcy
Theft, Identity Theft, Fraud
Family Law, Divorce, Child Custody
Benefits Applications or Appeals
Now That I Know What Indiana Disability Rights Doesn't Do, What CAN Indiana Disability Rights Do?
Provide support to people with disabilities, whose civil rights have been violated
Provide information and referral
Provide assistance, recommendations and support in self-advocacy
Provide assistance in advocacy, negotiation, or mediation on behalf of individuals
Investigate allegations of abuse, neglect, or civil rights violations
Provide information and education to the public regarding the needs and rights of people with disabilities
Identify problems in the service delivery system and advocate for systemic change
Monitor law changes and provide technical assistance to attorneys on disability law
What Can I Do?
If your civil rights have been denied to you because of your disability, contact Indiana Disability Rights, by phone 800.622.4845 or filling out our online help form below: