FEDERAL AUTHORITY for PROTECTION and ADVOCACY PROGRAMS and SERVICES
The following link provides a brief description of each of the P&A Programs and the CAP Program we are authorized to administer:
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities (PADD)
authorized in the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act,
42 USC 15001, PL 106-402.
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness (PAIMI)
authorized in the Protection and Advocacy for Mentally Ill Individuals Act,
42 USC 10801, PL 106-310.
Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights (PAIR)
authorized in the Rehabilitation Act,
29USC 794e, PL 106-402.
Protection and Advocacy for [Individuals in Need of] Assistive Technology (PAAT)
authorized in the Assistive Technology Act,
29 USC 3011,3012, PL 105-394.
Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries with Representative Payees (PABRP)
authorized by the Strengthening Protections for Social Security Beneficiaries Act of 2018 (SPSSB), 42 U.S.C. 405(j)(6).
Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security (PABSS)
authorized in the Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act,
42 USC 1320b-20, PL 106-170.
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injury (PATBI)
authorized in the Children’s Health Act of 2000,
42 USC 300d-53, PL 106-310.
Protection and Advocacy for Voter Access (PAVA)
authorized in the Help America Vote Act of 2002,
42 USC 15461-62, PL 107-252.
Client Assistance Program (CAP)
authorized in the 1984 Amendments to the Rehabilitation Act (P.L. 98-221).
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