We Hear You: Talk to the Lawyers, Share Your Stories
The historic Samantha R ruling is exciting news! It means actual change, not just promises, and it is the biggest opportunity yet to improve the lives of thousands of people in NC with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD). You may have questions. And we know you have your own story to share.
We want to hear from you! REGISTER HERE
Friday, November 18th
- TWO 60-minute community conversations about the new ruling
- 12:00pm AND 4:00pm (to register for the noon session click here)
Emma Kinyanjui and Lisa Grafstein, DRNC counsel for the plaintiffs, will be on-hand to summarize the ruling and answer your questions. We will also offer opportunities for you to briefly share your story, experiences, and needs. Please limit your story to 3 minutes; if you need more time, we can reach out to you separately to talk with you more in-depth.
Get up-to-date before the meeting!
Ruling Samantha R., et al. v North Carolina and the NC Department of Health and Human Services
DRNC CEO Virginia Knowlton-Marcus Statement on Samantha R. Ruling
Fact sheets and FAQs
Read Samantha’s Story