Welcome to the Arizona Center for Disability Law
The Arizona Center for Disability Law (ACDL) is a not for profit public interest law firm, dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals with physical, mental, psychiatric, sensory and cognitive disabilities.
We provide a variety of legal services to people with disabilities and/or disability-related problems. We focus primarily on those cases in which individuals have nowhere else to go for legal support.
We provide information, outreach and training on legal rights and self-advocacy, represent individuals in negotiations, administrative proceedings and court, and investigate abuse and neglect.
Recent News from the ACDL
Please read our new Self-Advocacy guide on Arizona’s Empowerment Scholarship Account (ESA) Program: School Vouchers and Implications for Students with Disabilities.
Jessica Jansepar Ross, Esq. Guest Contributor and Rose Daly-Rooney, ACDL Legal Director Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell ’em, ‘Certainly I can!’ Then get busy and find out how to do it.” –Theodore Roosevelt If you are trying to see if a job is a good fit for you, the first place to look for information about how…
By Corey Lovato, Staff Attorney and Rose Daly-Rooney, Legal Director In a recent blog post, you learned that to be covered by the employment discrimination protections of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Rehabilitation Act, you need to be covered as a person with a disability. There, we discussed that disability is a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or…
Upcoming Training & Events
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