Welcome to the Center for Disability Rights

Do you have a disability and need assistance or more information about getting your COVID vaccine?
Call the Center for Disability Rights at 203-934-7077.

UPDATE: March 22, 2021 — To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure the safety of our visitors and staff, the Center for Disability Rights office is closed to the public until further notice.

Call (203) 934-7077
Or e-mail the appropriate staff.
Email addresses can be found at cdr-ct.org/staff.

Important information regarding the state’s reopening:

-Guiding principles for statewide testing
-Expand statewide testing program
-The state’s reopen goals/timeline
-Testing objectives and population goals
Click the link below for more information

Center for Disability Rights is pleased to have had

Visit our Flickr page to see photos of the people and activities from this event and others, such as pictures from CDR’s 2018 Wheel-A-Thon to benefit youth with disabilities and the most recent Quarterly Meeting of the Membership and other events.

Click here to visit the Contact Us page to get directions to our office.

CDR is a membership organization of persons with disabilities that operates a Center for Independent Living (CIL). Based in West Haven, Connecticut, the Center for Disability Rights advocates for people with disabilities and their issues on a local, state-wide, and national level. We also provide services to individuals and their families, as well as technical assistance and community education to businesses, government, and members of the community.

CDR fully serves the following towns:

West Haven; Milford; Orange; Woodbridge; Madison, Clinton, and Westbrook.

CDR offers limited services in the form of Information & Referral services; nursing facility transition services; augumentive communication services; and the Helping Each Other Succeed cross-disability support group to the following towns:  Shelton; Derby; Ansonia; Seymour; Bethany; New Haven; East Haven; Hamden; North Haven; Wallingford; Durham;  Meriden; Southington; Middlefield; Middletown; North Branford; Branford; Guilford; Old Saybrook; Killingworth; Deep River; Chester; Haddam; East Haddam; East Hampton; and Portland.

For more information about CDR and its mission, please click on “About” and “Programs and Resources” in the menu above.

If you have a question about accessibility, the ADA, disability discrimination, or a general inquiry; please use our “Ask The ADA Person” feature.

If you would like to become a member, please download this form, or contact Sandy at (203) 934-7077, Ext. 12 to have one mailed to you. Individual memberships cost $20. Family memberships costs $25.