FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2021 CONTACT: Jane Walton, Communications Director 601-968-0600 ext. 234 jwalton@drms.ms  DISABILITY RIGHTS MISSISSIPPI RELEASES REPORT ON PRISON CONDITIONS Investigation finds unlawful conditions, abuse, and discrimination JACKSON, Mississippi — A report released today by […]
Disability Rights Mississippi has an immediate opening for a full-time (35 hours a week) Monitoring Team Attorney located in our Jackson office. Position Title:  Monitoring Team Attorney Reports to:  Litigation Director FLSA Status:  Exempt AGENCY DESCRIPTION Disability Rights […]
Disability Rights Mississippi has an immediate opening for a full-time (37.5 hours a week) Correctional Facility Legal Fellowship located in our Jackson office. Position Title:  Correctional Facility Legal Fellow Reports to:  Litigation Director Time Limited position: Two (2) year […]
DISABILITY RIGHTS MISSISSIPPI STATEMENT ON HENLEY-YOUNG CONSENT DECREE TERMINATION                  For more than a decade, Disability Rights Mississippi (DRMS), along with the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), has monitored conditions at […]
View and download the latest edition of the Mississippi Developmental Disabilities Newsletter below:
As Mississippi’s protection and advocacy agency for individuals with disabilities, DRMS is responsible for protecting the rights of all Mississippians with disabilities…and when we say all, we mean it. The disability community is incredibly diverse. There is no […]