Who We Are

The Native American Disability Law Center is a private nonprofit organization that advocates for the legal rights of Native Americans with disabilities. Through advocacy and education, we empower Native people with disabilities to lead independent lives in their own communities.

Latest Updates

  • September 9, 2020

    The Native American Disability Law Center (Law Center) is a non-profit organization that provides free legal services to Native Americans with disabilities. Every year the Law Center reviews its Statement of Objectives and Priorities to ensure that we are best serving the needs of our client community. We are seeking public comment before or by September 30, 2020 . You can comment by calling us at 1-800-862-7271 or by emailing us here. Thank you for your interest and support for the Law Center.

    Request for Public Comment

  • September 4, 2020

    “Nihisha – What About Us?” is an initiative to raise the profile of disability rights issues on the Navajo Nation. We share important dates and opportunities for input from the Navajo disability community.

    Follow the campaign here

  • December 19, 2019

    Do you have a transition-aged student with a disability with an IEP, or know someone who does, that attends Many Farms High School in Many Farms, Arizona? If so, please read here about an important State Complaint Decision that was issued by the Bureau of Indian Education on December 10, 2019 regarding concerns at the School. This decision may affect your student’s diploma pathway and provide you with an option to meet with the School. Please contact the Law Center if you have questions or would like to learn more about this important decision.

    Many Farms Decision PDF

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