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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Jul 30, 2020

Disability Rights New Mexico (DRNM) is a private non-profit agency which protects and promotes the human and civil rights of people with disabilities.  Every year we focus our work based on public input from the community. We need your help! Please provide your comments on the proposed priorities by September 18, 2020. You may call our toll free number at 1-800-432-4682 or our local number 505-256-3100. You may also email your comments to info@drnm.org.   Thank you for your input!

Jul 23, 2020

In recognition of the 30th Anniversary of the historic Americans with Disabilities Act, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has issued a Proclamation designating July 26, 2020 as Americans with Disabilities Act Day.

Read the text of the full proclamation from the governor.

Jul 10, 2020

The DRNM Voting Team is excited to introduce you to our new voting Facebook page, YOUR VOTE IS YOUR VOICE @DRNMVOTENM!!  Please stay tuned as we provide helpful information about voting rights for individuals with disabilities and general voting information.

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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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