Help us set our priorities for 2023

Disability Law Colorado would like your input about where to focus our advocacy and legal work for 2023. The Board, PAIMI Advisory Council, and staff will review this feedback to consider how we can have the most impact with our limited resources. If you have any questions about this survey or need it in other formats, please contact us: dlcmail@disabilitylawco.org or toll free 1-800-288-1376.

For 2023, we are considering focusing our work across disability communities to address:
1.  Freedom from abuse and neglect, especially when it results in serious injury
2.  Monitoring settings where people with disabilities live and receive services, especially prisons, jails, youth detention and commitment facilities, and residential treatment facilities.
3.  Investigations of representative payees-- people who receive social security payments on behalf of people with disabilities 
4.  Conditions & rights in facilities (e.g., jails, prisons, youth detention and commitment centers, residential treatment facilities, regional centers, group homes, and host homes) 
5.  Preventing Institutionalization (including that from involvement in the criminal legal system) & increasing access to community-based services
6.  Navigating the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and Centers for Independent Living
7.   Disability employment discrimination
8.  Housing
9.  Transportation
10.  Voting
11. School-to-prison pipeline for students with disabilities

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* 1. What is your name?

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* 2. What is your zip code or city?

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* 3. What is the most important issue for Disability Law Colorado to work on in the next few years?

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* 4. Why is this issue the most important to you? Please feel free to share a brief story or example.

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* 5. Do you have a/an (you can choose more than one)?

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* 6. Optional: What is your race/ethnicity?

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* 7. Optional: What is your gender identity?

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* 8. Optional: What is your primary language?

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* 9. Optional: Are you a young person with a disability (18 or younger)?

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* 10. Optional: Do you identify as belonging to any of the following communities? You can choose more than one.

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