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Client Assistance Program (CAP) In Texas
Describes the CAP in our state and what Disability Rights Texas can do to assist you with services. Updated 9/1/2016 to reflect change in services from DARS to Texas Workforce Solutions.
PDF: Client Assistance Program (CAP) In Texas (209KB)
"Your Rights, Your Voice: A Guide for Youth with Mental Health Concerns Transitioning into Adulthood" is a resource to help transition age youth learn about their rights and provide tools to help them successfully move into adulthood. Topics covered included special education, post-secondary education, vocational rehabilitation services, employment, mental health care, community living, and alternatives to guardianship. (Updated: October 2016)
PDF: Transition Guide (3MB)
What Is PABSS?
Information on the Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security (PABSS) program
PDF: What Is PABSS? (427KB)
DRTx Legal Tip Video Series: Your Rights at Work
A brief video to help you understand the rights of people with disabilities in the workplace.
Your Rights at Work
The Rights of People with HIV/AIDS
Explains the rights of persons with HIV/AIDS under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the requirements of the ADA for employers, businesses and non-profit agencies that serve the public, and State and local governments to avoid discriminating against persons with HIV/AIDS regarding employment, access, housing, and healthcare.
Protecting the rights of people with HIV/AIDS