ABOUT US:

WeCAHR is a non-profit advocacy organization serving Danbury and surrounding towns since 1977.

We advocate for the civil and human rights of people with disabilities. Through a close partnership with families, we work to create and promote personal success, independence and community involvement for children and adults with disabilities.

It is our mission to partner with families to ensure your success.

Individuals who make WeCAHR Possible:

Board: Board of Directors

Staff: WeCAHR Staff

Monthly News Letter:

News Letter: Monthly News Letter

News & Events:

Planning and Placement Team (PPT) Meetings     Parent Training


Pre-registration for all the below listed sessons is required.

~ Email: advocate@wecahr.org

~ Phone: 203-792-3540

Saturday, October 14th &

Tuesday October 17th, 2017

Danbury Library,
10:00 - 12:00pm

Wednesday, October 15th, 2017

Ridgefield Library,
10:00 - 12:00pm

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Bethel Library,
4:00 - 8:00pm

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

New FAirfield Library,
10:00 - 12:00pm

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Sherman Library,
11:00 - 1:00pm

Friday, October 27th, 2017

Redding Senior Heritage Center,
10:00 - 12:00pm

WeCAHR Advocacy & Services:

By providing the following services, we strive to strengthen & empower individuals with disabilities and their families with education, training & expertise to exercise their rights.

Special Education Advocacy:

  • Advising families on the complex special education laws and their rights.
  • Facilitating Parent Trainings on the Special Education process.
  • Reviewing school files, evaluations and educational history.
  • Listening to your unique situation and offering support.
  • Attending PPT meetings.

Adult Advocacy:

We assist adults with disabilities and their families with the following:

  • Housing Issues
  • Applying for Disability Insurance & the Appeal process
  • Transportation concerns
  • Conservatorship Information
  • Transition from school to adulthood

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