Protection and Advocacy for Individuals With Disabilities

Disability Rights Idaho - Boise

General Information
Description of ServiceDisAbility Rights Idaho is a private,nonprofit, legal services organization which manages several federally funded programs designed to protect the rights of people with disabilities, and is the designated Protection and Advocacy system for Idaho.

DRI provides advocacy for people with physical disabilities, developmental disabilities, mental illness or traumatic brain injury who have experienced abuse and/or neglect; have been denied services or benefits; have had their rights violated or suffered discrimination because of a disability. DRI, also assists persons in getting assistive technology or services; people seeking information about, applying for or receiving services from rehabilitation programs; SSI/SSDI beneficiaries with return to work concerns.

DRI provides information and referral; direct advocacy; assistance with negotiation and mediation; and legal advise and/or representation to persons with disabilities on issues related to their disability.

Clients may call, write or visit either of our two locations:

Statewide toll-free: 866-262-3462

DisAbility Rights Idaho
4477 Emerald Street, Suite B-100
Boise, ID 83706
(208)336-5396 (FAX)

DisAbility Rights Idaho
200 South Almon Street, Suite 101
Pocatello, ID 83204
(208)232-0938 (FAX)
Geographical AreaAda County, Adams County, Bear Lake County, Benewah County, Bingham County, Blaine County, Boise County, Bonner County, Bonneville County, Boundary County, Butte County, Camas County, Canyon County, Caribou County, Cassia County, Clark County, Clearwater County, Custer County, Elmore County, Franklin County, Fremont County, Gem County, Gooding County, Idaho County, Jefferson County, Jerome County, Kootenai County, Latah County, Lemhi County, Lewis County, Lincoln County, Madison County, Minidoka County, Nez Perce County, Oneida County, Owyhee County, Payette County, Power County, Shoshone County, Teton County, Twin Falls County, Valley County, Washington County
Intake ProcedureContact for intake procedures.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, GermanAccess to translation services
EligibilityPeople with disabilities
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsFree
Hours of Operation 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday - Friday
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 208-336-5353
Physical Site Address 1 4477 Emerald Street
Physical Site Address 2 Suite B-100
Physical Site City, State, Zip Boise, ID 83706
Mailing Address 1 4477 Emerald Street
Mailing Address 2 Suite B-100
Mailing City, State, Zip Boise, ID 83706
Main Phone 208-336-5353
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: DisAbility Rights Idaho
Affiliated Program: Disability Rights Idaho - Boise
This Service: Protection and Advocacy for Individuals With Disabilities
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Advocacy (FP-0500)
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals With Disabilities (FT-1000.6600)