As a person receiving services in a state psychiatric hospital, you have the right to refuse medication in most cases.
Some people who receive SSI or SSDI will receive the second round of stimulus payments in the form of an Economic Impact Payments (EIP) prepaid card. The card is not a scam.
DBHDS reports that as of November 30, 2020, 197 individuals were on the Extraordinary Barriers to Discharge List (EBL).
Read dLCV’s Quick Guide to Making a Complaint About Your Guardian.
Learn about Your Rights as a Guest/Tenant of Unlicensed Limited Supportive Housing or a Boarding House.
Learn about your rights when living in a nursing home or long-term care facility.
Before this year, you could only vote absentee if you had a specific reason you could not vote in person. Now, anyone can vote absentee. Learn about absentee voting.
In this report, we highlight trends of COVID-19 in licensed community programs.
If you are blind or have low vision or have impaired manual dexterity, you have the option of voting an absentee ballot using an electronic ballot marking tool. Read the full guide to learn more.
People with disabilities have voted at a much lower rate than the general population. dLCV can help ensure an inclusive and equal voting experience for everyone. Learn about your voting rights.