Disability Rights New Jersey (DRNJ) is a private, non-profit, consumer-directed organization established to advocate for and advance the human, civil and legal rights of citizens of New Jersey with disabilities, promote public awareness and recognition of individuals with disabilities as equally entitled members of society, advise and assist persons with disabilities, family members, attorneys and guardians in obtaining and protecting the rights of individuals with disabilities and provide education, training and technical assistance to individuals with disabilities, the agencies that serve them, advocates, attorneys, professionals, courts and others regarding the rights of individuals with disabilities.
DRNJ is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
DRNJ can be reached by telephone at:
(800) 922-7233 (toll-free in New Jersey only) or
(609) 633-7106 (TTY)
Mission Statement: DRNJ's mission is to protect, advocate for and advance the rights of persons with disabilities in pursuit of a society in which persons with disabilities exercise self-determination and choice, and are treated with dignity and respect. DRNJ's activities are grounded in its belief in the inherent value and worth of all individuals and their right to equality of opportunity and full participation in their communities.