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Disability Rights Wisconsin Vision Statement

All persons with disabilities and their families shall be empowered to exercise and enjoy the full extent of their rights and to pursue the greatest possible quality of life.

Mission

DRW challenges systems and society to achieve positive changes in the lives of people with disabilities and their families.

Core Values

Diversity

Advocacy for people from all backgrounds in every part of Wisconsin

Dignity

Access to basic benefits and services

Independence

Autonomy and choice in individual life decisions

Accessibility

Working for a barrier free society for everyone

Inclusion

Living, working and attending school in the most integrated setting

Human Rights

Protection from abuse and neglect in institutions and the community

Liberation

Defending people’s rights to move out of institutions and other segregated settings