Disability Rights Center Announces Name Change

Visit the Disability Rights Maine website here.The Disability Rights Center, Maine’s statewide protection and advocacy agency for individuals with disabilities, will now be known as Disability Rights Maine (DRM). “We are excited to join our peers around the country in changing our name to advertise that we are part of a nationwide network,” said Kim Moody, Executive Director.

Disability Rights Maine, the Maine Developmental Disabilities Council, and the University of Maine Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies are partners in Maine’s Developmental Disabilities Network, congressionally authorized under the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000 (the DD Act).  Learn more about the Maine Developmental Disabilities Network here.