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Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights (PAIR)

Statutory Authority

29 USC §794e, P.L. 106-402

Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended

(Last amendment and reauthorization:  Workforce Investment Act of 1998)

PAIR Designation

PAIR is to be provided by the state’s designated P&A system.

PAIR Purpose

To support the P&A system in each state to protect the legal and human rights of people with disabilities who are not eligible for PADD, PAIMI, and CAP.

Eligibility

People with a disability which substantially limits one or more of their major life activities and who have experienced a violation of their civil rights because they have a disability.

Services

1.

Provision of information and referral

2.

Investigation of allegations of abuse and neglect

3.

Use of administrative, legal and other remedies to protect rights

Federal Administration

Carol Dobak, Program Specialist (CAP, PAAT, PAIR)

U.S. Department of Education (DOE)

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services (OSERS)

Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA)

400 Maryland Avenue, SW  Room 5017

Washington, DC  20202-2800

Phone:  (202) 245-7331,  Fax: (202) 245-7591

E-mail:   carol.dobak@ed.gov

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