Client Assistance Programs and Protection and Advocacy Services comprise the nationwide network of congressionally mandated, legally based disability rights agencies. Both of these programs and services were mandated as a response to the need for protection of the rights of persons with disabilities. The authors will discuss both of these programs and the services they offer. Implications will also be addressed.
Blankenship, Charlene J.; Chen, Roy K.; and Serrata, Cynthia A., "Client Assistance Programs and Protection and Advocacy Services" (2019). Rehabilitation & Counseling Faculty Publications and Presentations. 3.