To ensure that all people with disabilities are afforded the opportunities to exercise all the rights and responsibilities accorded to citizens of this state and each person with a disability is able to reach his/her maximum potential in independence, human development, productivity and self-sufficiency.
Legal Disclaimer: The Rhode Island Governor's Commission on Disabilities cannot provide you with legal advice or legal referrals. If you are seeking answers to legal questions, we recommend contacting a private attorney, or a relevant advocacy organization that employes attorneys. For information on choosing and working with a lawyer, you may wish to visit the Rhode Island Bar Association's website.
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