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Disability Organizations and Non-Profit Agencies

Brain Injury Association of Washington DC
1232 Seventeenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 659-0122

The Brain Injury Association of the District of Columbia (BIADC) was founded in 2007 and has offices in the District of Columbia, a National organization, and affiliates in Maryland, and Virginia. The mission of BIADC is to promote brain injury prevention, research, education, and fundraising.

The District of Columbia Independent Living Center
1400 Florida Avenue, NE, Suite #3
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 388-0033

The DC Center for Independent Living, Inc., (DCCIL) is a consumer controlled, cross disability, community based, private non-profit organization that promotes independent life styles for persons with significant disabilities in the District of Columbia.

DC Developmental Disabilities Council
441 4th Street Northwest, Suite 729 North
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 727-6744
Fax: (202) 727-9484
TTY: (202) 727-3363

The Developmental Disabilities Council of the District of Columbia seeks to strengthen the voice of people with developmental disabilities and their families in DC in support of greater independence, inclusion, empowerment and the pursuit of life as they choose.

Quality Trust for Individuals with Disabilities
5335 Wisconsin Avenue Northwest, Suite 825
Washington, DC 20015
Phone: (202) 448-1450

Quality Trust is an independent catalyst for change in the lives of people of all ages with developmental disabilities in the District of Columbia. It partners with people and their families so they can succeed thrive and experience full membership in the communities they choose.

The Arc of the District of Columbia, Inc.
415 Michigan Avenue, NE, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20017
Phone: (202) 636-2950
Email: [email protected]

Deaf Reach
521 12th Street , NE
Washington, DC 20017
Phone/TTY: (202) 832-6681
Equal Rights Center (ERC)
11 Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 234-3062
TTY: (202) 234.7590

ERC is a non-profit civil rights organization dedicated to identifying, challenging, and eliminating discrimination in housing, employment, public accommodations, and government services through education, research, testing, counseling, enforcement and advocacy.

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind
1825 K Street, Northwest, Suite 1103
Washington, DC 20006
Telephone: (202) 454-6400

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind has been dedicated to helping the blind or low vision population of the greater Washington region overcome the challenges of vision loss. Our work enables people of all ages who are blind or have low vision to remain independent, active and productive in society.

DBTAC: Mid-Atlantic ADA Center
Toll Free: 1-800-949-4232 V/TTY
Phone: (301) 217-0124 V/TTY

The DBTAC provides training, information, and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to businesses, consumers, schools, and government agencies within the Mid-Atlantic Region (PA, DE, MD, VA, WV, and DC).

Georgetown UCEDD
Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development
3300 Whitehaven Street, NW, Suite 3300
Mailing Address: Box 571485
Washington, DC 20057
Phone: (202) 687-8807

The Georgetown University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Education, Research and Service (UCEDD) is funded through the Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD) to provide leadership, advise federal, state and community policy makers about developmental disabilities, and promote opportunities for people with developmental disabilities and their families.

University Legal Services (ULS)
220 I Street, NE, Suite 130
Washington, DC 20002
Telephone: (202) 547-0198

ULS is the Protection and Advocacy (P&A) agency that provides information and referral services and uses legal, administrative and other remedies to resolve problems for individuals with disabilities and groups of clients.

1309 Rhode Island Avenue Northeast
Washington, DC 20018
Phone: (202) 232-8150
Fax: (202) 232-8150
Toll Free Hotline: (800) 676-4477 (HIPS) 

This program provides case management services and referrals that are directed at ending the cycle of abuse of sex workers.  The program promotes self- determination and independence.  Street outreach is provided on Friday and Saturday night from 9pm to 5am.