Person-Centered Planning and Self-Direction: HHS Issues New Guidance

Excerpt from ACL Blog: On June 6, 2014, the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued important guidance on implementing Section 2402(a) of the Affordable Care Act. This provision of the law requires the Secretary to ensure all states…

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Disability Rights Mississippi

Welcome to the NEW DRMS Website

We have a new look and new and old content for you.  The new site will be easier to update and change, resulting in more frequent new stories about successful DRMS cases, ongoing projects, and upcoming events.  We will also…

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Mega Conference

2014 MS disAbility Megaconference is June 12-13th

DRMS is proud to help sponsor, plan, and help host the 2014 MS disAbility Megaconference, which will once again be held at the Jackson Marriott Hotel. It is not too late to register and join the fun. Local, regional and…

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Mississippi Community Resource Database

DRMS IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE the new Mississippi Resource Database. The Mississippi Community Resource Database (MSCRD) is a collaborative effort of Disability Rights MS, the Institute for Disability Studies and the Council of Developmental Disabilities. It is a one stop…

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Voter ID

What You Need to Know About Voter ID

Mississippi’s Voter ID law will be in effect for the June 3 primary elections, according to Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, and he has dispatched field officials across the state to spread the word. Beginning with the June 3…

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