Rights and Resources Workshop Holly Springs 2017

DRMS Presents Rights & Resources Workshops in August 2017

Disability Rights MS, in collaboration with our DD partners, the MS Council on Developmental Disabilities and the USM Institute for Disability Studies, is hosting at least 3 half day work shops the end of August.  These will be held in…

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Job Opportunity in North Mississippi

Position Available –  Special Education Advocate Disability Rights Mississippi (DRMS) is seeking an experienced advocate to provide protection and advocacy services to children with disabilities in the north Mississippi schools.   The advocate will work under the supervision of a senior…

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medicaid matters

Speaking Up About Saving Medicaid!

The House of Representatives has passed, and the Senate may soon take up, legislation that cuts hundreds of billions of dollars from the Medicaid program to pay for tax cuts for big businesses and wealthy individuals. We need your help…

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New Leadership at DRMS

Disability Rights Mississippi Announces Executive Director Disability Rights Mississippi is pleased to announce that Polly Tribble has been selected by its Board of Directors to serve as Executive Director of the agency beginning July 1, 2017.  Mrs. Tribble has worked…

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American's With Disabilities Act

Disability Rights Remain Important

On Saturday January 21, 2017, Disability Rights Mississippi’s (DRMS) Executive Director Ann Maclaine spoke to the approximately 2000 people assembled for the Women’s March in downtown Jackson MS. Participants organized for varying concerns and represented those groups that already feel…

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