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Plan Your Vote Let Your Voice Be Heard

Monday, November 7, 2022

(Bismarck, ND) As voters prepare to head off to the polls on November 8th, many people research the candidates, read the measures, and find the location of their voting site. People with disabilities do all these things, but they also face additional barriers to voting.


National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Monday, October 31, 2022

ND Protection & Advocacy Project Recognizes

National Disability Employment Awareness Month


Department of Human Services presentation on ARPA Spending Plans

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Recording Available for the Dept. of Human Services presentation on ARPA Spending Plans

Legislative Working Group met on June 24, 2022.  Representatives from the ND Department of Human Services shared information and progress on their plan for investing $31.6 million in home and community based services through the American Rescue Plan Act.


P&A Seeking Public Comment on Priorities

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

The Protection & Advocacy Project (P&A) is the premier civil rights organization for people with disabilities in North Dakota.  P&A was established in 1977 and has grown to administer several federal programs to meet the needs of the disability community.  P&A strives to promote the equality and inclusion of people with disabilities where we live, learn, work, and play.


Legislative Working Group: Hosting DHS to share information on ARPA spending plan

Friday, June 24, 2022 at 04:00 pm

P&A’s Legislative Working Group is meeting virtually on June 24, 2022 at 4pm.  Representatives from the ND Department of Human Services will be sharing information and progress on their plan for investing $31.6 million in home and community based services through the American Rescue Plan ActClick here to join the meeting.


ND Protection & Advocacy Project Commends Legislature for Commitment to Accessibility

Friday, June 17, 2022

(Bismarck, ND) North Dakota prides itself on being one of the most open legislatures in the country. Last legislative session, our Legislature became more accessible and open to the public than it has ever been. The ND Protection & Advocacy Project, the State’s premier civil rights organization for people with disabilities, commends the efforts of the Legislature and Legislative Council. All North Dakotans had the opportunity to take part in our political process by submitting written testimony online, testifying virtually, or watching and listening to committee hearings and floor sessions online.


Election's coming up

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Election Flyer

 


We Want to Hear from You!

Friday, May 6, 2022

Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness (PAIMI) Program

Public Forum

On June 21, 2022 representatives from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) will visit the North Dakota Protection and Advocacy Project in Bismarck, North Dakota.

SAMHSA/CMHS invites you to send comments about the PAIMI Program services and activities conducted by the North Dakota Protection and Advocacy Project.


Supporting Gainful Employment for People with Disabilities

Thursday, April 14, 2022

ND Protection & Advocacy Project Recommits to Supporting Gainful Employment for People with Disabilities


Supported Decision Making Press Release

Friday, April 1, 2022

ND Protection & Advocacy Project Revamps Supported Decision Making for People with Disabilities