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Health Related Advocacy Groups Organizations that are dedicated to protecting and improving the quality and affordability of health and long-term care for all individuals and advocating for changes in the health care system that will achieve these goals; or which advocate more broadly for legislation and other measures such as bans on smoking that have a positive impact on public health.
Disability Rights Groups Organizations that support the passage and enforcement of laws or other social measures that protect the rights of people who have physical, mental, developmental, or learning disabilities and that maximize these individual’s ability to enjoy the same opportunities, resources and privileges as the mainstream population.
Protection and Advocacy for Individuals With Disabilities Programs that provide assistance for individuals with disabilities who are having difficulty understanding and/or obtaining the full benefits and services to which they are entitled by law.

 

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