State Protection & Advocacy

The Protection and Advocacy (P&A) Agencies provide legal representation and other advocacy services under all federal and state laws to people with disabilities (based upon a system of priorities for services). There is a P&A in each state. The contact information for the New England P&A Agencies is below.

Connecticut

Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities

60B Weston Street
Hartford, CT 06120-1551
(860) 297-4300 (voice)
(860) 297-4380 (tty)
www.ct.gov/opapd/site/default.asp

Maine

Disability Rights Center of Maine

24 Stone Street, Ste. 204
Augusta, ME 04330
(800) 452-1948 (voice/tty in-state only)
(207) 626-2774 (voice/tty)
www.drme.org
Email: advocate@drcme.org

Massachusetts

Disability Law Center, Inc.

11 Beacon Street, Suite 925
Boston, MA 02108
(800) 872-9992 (voice); 617-723-8455 (voice)
(800) 381-0577 (tty); 617-227-9464 (tty)
www.dlc-ma.org
Email: mail@dlc-ma.org

New Hampshire

Disabilities Rights Center - NH

64 N Main Street, Suite 2, 3rd Floor
Concord, NH 03301-4913
(800) 834-1721 (voice/tty in-state only)
(603) 228-0432 (voice)
www.drcnh.org
Email: advocacy@drcnh.org

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Disability Law Center

275 Westminster Street , Suite 401
Providence, RI 02903-3434
800-733-5332 (voice/tty in-state only)
(401) 831-3150 (voice)
(401) 831-5335 (tty)
http://www.ridlc.org/
Email: http://www.ridlc.org/

Vermont

Disability Rights Vermont

141 Main Street, Suite 7
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 229-1355 (voice)
(802) 229-2603 (tty)
www.disabilityrightsvt.org
Email: info@disabilityrightsvt.org