Disability Rights Arkansas has information available about disability-related legal rights. These materials were written to help you understand your rights and responsibilities under the law. 


Trainings and Webinars

DRA holds trainings, webinars, and other events to educate people with disabilities, their families, supporters, service providers, and the public.


Self-Advocate Network Development trains self-advocates to know and understand their rights, and to help teach others.

Publications and Reports

DRA has brochures that explain our programs and services. These materials can also be made available in other alternative formats upon request.

Guardianship and Supported Decision Making

DRA has created materials to help you make informed decisions about guardianship and alternatives to guardianship.

Voting Rights

Your vote matters! We’ve compiled important links and resources, so you’ll have all the most important information within easy reach.

Coalitions and Partnerships

We work in coalition with a diverse spectrum of partners toward an Arkansas in which ALL people are welcome, empowered to develop and employ their natural strengths for the benefit of our communities.


Article Archive by Issue Area

We want you to have the information you need to be a better advocate. Here you’ll find past blog posts and articles from other sources that we’ve gathered from various sources. The information provided is accurate at the time it is posted. 

Toll Free: 800.482.1174
Phone: 501.296.1775
Fax: 501.296.1779
Email: Info@DisabilityRightsAr.org

Visit us at:
400 West Capitol Ave, Suite 1200
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201

    Disability Rights Arkansas (DRA) is the independent, private, nonprofit organization designated by the Governor of Arkansas to implement the federally funded and authorized Protection and Advocacy systems throughout the state. DRA services include information and referral, short-term assistance, technical assistance, legal representation, systemic advocacy, monitoring, and training. DRA services are provided free-of-charge. DRA is independent from state and local government.

    Through the leadership of its Governing Board and Advisory Councils, DRA staff provides services to children and adults with disabilities throughout Arkansas. We strive to serve our clients’ expressed wishes.