Legal Services for Prisoners with Children, along with two plaintiffs who are currently incarcerated, have filed a class-action lawsuit against Shasta County Jail, alleging that the institution discriminates against people with disabilities. The lawsuit cites the facilities’ sub par conditions for inmates with disabilities. Many parts of the jail are not ADA-compliant and it appears […]
2016 Disability Civil Rights Law Series: Select Medi-Cal Eligibility, Enrollment and Managed Care Issues for People with Disabilities in CaliforniaTraining recorded: Nov 17, 2016
Presenters will discuss some of the pitfalls that continue to confront Medi-Cal applicants and beneficiaries, even as the program has undergone significant changes over the past several years.
2016 Disability Civil Rights Law Series: Reasonable Accommodations for Criminal Activity Related to an Individual’s DisabilityTraining recorded: Sep 26, 2016
This webinar will explore an applicant or tenant's right to a reasonable accommodation for criminal activity prior to adverse action by the housing provider.
Disability Rights California's "Accessibility in Publicly Funded Housing" project.
This is the fourth training in our 2016 Disability Civil Rights Webinar Series.
Failure to accommodate the disabled poor draws lawsuit against L.A. County Department of Public Social Services.
Covers eligibility for IHSS, eligibility determinations, services and needs assessment, issues with spouse and parent providers, language access and advocacy tips.