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Our Mission: Disability Rights Center – New Hampshire (DRC-NH) is dedicated to the full and equal enjoyment of civil and other legal rights by people with disabilities.

Advocating for the legal rights of people with disabilities in these areas:

  • Abuse and Neglect
  • Accessing buildings & programs
  • Education
  • Employment/Jobs
  • Housing
  • Medicaid and Healthcare
  • Representative Payee
  • Voting

What we do

  • Free legal advice and assistance with disability-related legal issues
  • Legal representation on a sliding fee scale (free for most)
  • Class action litigation to create system-wide change
  • Policy change through legislative and administrative efforts
  • Investigations of abuse or neglect of individuals with disabilities
  • Monitoring the rights and safety of disabled people in facilities and schools
  • Outreach, training, and community engagement

We serve people with all types of disabilities including:

  • Autism
  • Blind or low vision
  • Chronic health conditions
  • Deaf or hard of hearing
  • Intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Invisible disabilities
  • Learning disabilities
  • Mental illnesses
  • Physical disabilities
  • Traumatic brain injuries


Disability Rights Center – New Hampshire is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to eliminating barriers for people with disabilities across New Hampshire. DRC is the federally designated protection and advocacy agency for New Hampshire and has authority under federal law to conduct investigations in cases of probable abuse or neglect.

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