Based in New York, NY, Disabled in Action is a civil rights organization committed to ending discrimination against people with disabilities — all disabilities. They fight to eliminate the barriers that prevent people with disabilities from enjoying full equality in American society. Founded in 1970, DIA is a democratic, not-for-profit, tax-exempt, membership organization. DIA consists primarily of and is directed by people with disabilities. They believe in their motto, “Nothing about us without us!”

  • Legal/Financial & Advocacy
  • Policy & Policy Makers
Provided services
  • Defending rights of people with disabilities
  • Initiating and joining lawsuits
  • Participation in public demonstrations
Post Office Box 30954 Port Authority Station
New York, New York 10011-0109

Phone: 646-504-4342


Counties served: Nationwide

National? Yes

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