Resource Summary Page
Resource Name: PA Protection & Advocacy
Associated Organization: PADD/PAIMI/PAIR
Country of Origin: USA
Address : 1414 N. Cameron St. Suite C
State or Province: PA
Zip or Mail Code: 17103
Pennsylvania Protection and Advocacy, Inc. (PP&A, Inc.) is a federally funded, nonprofit agency responsible for providing protection and advocacy services to people with disabilities. If you are experiencing discrimination related to your disability or have questions regarding the rights and services related to your disability, please contact PP&A, Inc. at the address and phone number below or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a contact phone number when you write or call us.
Pennsylvania Protection and Advocacy, Inc. (PP&A, Inc.) is an independent, nonprofit agency mandated by the federal government to protect and advocate for the rights of people with disabilities. Three Federal Acts mandate the existence of PP&A, Inc. (Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000, P.L. 102-402; Protection for Individuals with Mental Illness Act, P.L. 106-310; Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights, P.L. 102-569). These Acts authorize the agency to investigate abuse, neglect and rights violations; require the agency to be independent and free of conflicts; and provide that the agency may take any necessary steps to resolve issues.
Disability Association(s): All Disabilities
Internet Location: http://www.ppainc.org/
Internet Resource Type: Web Site
Resource Type: USA Legal Resource
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