Disability Rights New Mexico – DRNM -  is a private, non-profit organization whose mission is to protect, promote and expand the rights of persons with disabilities. We are the designated protection and advocacy program for New Mexico, and as such we have authority under federal law to pursue legal, administrative and other remedies on behalf of persons with disabilities.


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Dec 6, 2017

This year's Forum is on Saturday, January 13, 2018.  To find out what's happening in New Mexico and what the legislature will be dealing with, what you can do about it, and how to register for the Forum, click on the "read more..." link below.

Dec 5, 2017

Disability Rights Awareness Day, “Re-energizing Support of Disability Rights”, Thursday January 25, and Friday January 26, 2018.  Please join us for the conference at the Drury Plaza Hotel in Santa Fe on January 25 and at our State Capitol on January 26, 2018.

Nov 2, 2017

Open Enrollment Has Begun!  If you don’t get health insurance through your job and need to get or renew coverage for next year, you can start shopping now through BeWellNM.com or healthcare.gov. You may be eligible for subsidies to help pay monthly premiums and to help with co-pays and deductibles.  For more information, from The Disability Coalition, click here.

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JOB OPENING:    DRNM is seeking a full time staff attorney.    Click here for more information and how to apply.


DRNM is seeking individuals who are interested in serving on the Mental Health Advisory Council. Click here for information and application.


The Policy & Legislative Action Network (PLAN) is a group of individuals concerned with disability-related issues in New Mexico.  Click here for more information on the PLAN.


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