Advisory/Advocacy Services

DISABILITY RIGHTS ADVOCACY

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceAdvocates and assists individuals and families who want to file a complaint for poor or negligent care or suspect that fund fraud or waste is occurring in agencies who claim to help people with disabilities. Also advocates for the rights of a disabled individual if discrimination is taking place.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Orange, Ulster, Rockland, Sullivan, Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, Washington, Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Nassau, and Suffolk counties)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 800-624-4143 or Check website: www.justicecenter.ny.gov
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityNew York state residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 161 Delaware Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Delmar, NY 12054
Main Phone 518-549-0200
Emergency/After Hours Phone 855-373-2122 Report Abuse (VPCR Hotline, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
TDD Phone TTY: 855-373-2123
Other Phone 800-624-4143 Information & Referral (Mon-Friday, 9:00 am-5:00 pm)
Service Location Email webmaster@justicecenter.ny.gov
Web Address www.justicecenter.ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NYS JUSTICE CENTER FOR THE PROTECTION OF PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
Affiliated Program: DISABILITY RIGHTS ADVOCACY
This Service: Advisory/Advocacy Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disabilities Issues (YZ-1700)
Disability Rights Groups (TD-1600.3100-180)
Government Complaints/Government Ombudsman Offices (DD-1500.4150)