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DRO’s Advocacy on COVID-19

During the COVID-19 public health crisis, people with disabilities still have the right to live, work, and access our community free from discrimination. Disability Rights Oregon has been hard at work promoting and defending these rights. Learn more about our advocacy on COVID-19 below. Healthcare 20 State and National Civil Rights Leaders Call for Federal… Continue Reading DRO’s Advocacy on COVID-19

New DOJ guidance to civil rights of persons with HIV/AIDS

A new brochure from the US Department of Justice explains the rights of persons with HIV/AIDS under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the requirements of the ADA for employers, businesses, non-profit agencies, and State and local governments. It also explains where an individual can file complaints if they have been discriminated against in… Continue Reading New DOJ guidance to civil rights of persons with HIV/AIDS Continue Reading New DOJ guidance to civil rights of persons with HIV/AIDS