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To request copies of publications or specialty items that are not posted online or for an alternative format, contact Karen Pedevilla, Education and Training Director, at kpedevilla@ipas.IN.gov or call 1-800-622-4845. Alternately, you can reach us by TTY at 1-800-838-1131.
IMPACT - IPAS Newsletter
2013 Annual Reports
2014 Quarterly Report
Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services Commission and Mental Illness Advisory Council Brochure (2011)
Application for membership to the IPAS Commission or the Mental Illness Advisory Council (MIAC). IPAS is looking for members to help serve the needs of individuals with disabilities.
Protection and Advocacy For Beneficiaries of Social Security (2014)
This brochure described the Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security (PABSS) Program.
Complaint Resolution Procedure (2012)
Prodedimiento de la Resolución de Quejas (2012)
This brochure describes the complaint resolution procedure to ensure client satisfaction. Also available in Spanish.
Protection and Advocacy for Traumatic Brain Injury Brochure (2005)
Protección y Defensa para Personas con Lesiones Cerebrales Traumaticas
This brochure describes the Protection and Advocacy for Traumatic Brain Injury program and the agency.
Protection and Advocacy for Voting Access Brochure (2014) Large Print Version
Protección y Defensa para Acceder a la Votación
This brochure describes the Protection and Advocacy for Voting Access program and the agency.
TIPS for Law Enforcement and Corrections Personnel, is a document that provides both general and specific suggestions for use during routine and crisis encounters with people with disabilities within the criminal justice system.
Article 7 This booklet contains Indiana’s Special Education Rules commonly known as Article 7. This article was reprinted from the Indiana Administrative Code. The PDF file used in the reprint was obtained via the Indiana General Assembly website (http://www.in.gov/legislative/iac/) which reported having been last updated as of September 17, 2014
ADA National Network: Disability Law Handbook
This handbook is a broad overview of rights and obligations under federal disability laws. Created by Jacquie Brennan, Southwest ADA Center, A Program of ILRU
Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services (IPAS) access case before the Seventh Circuit! Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services v. Indiana Family and Social Services Administration, No 08-3183. Press Release regarding the above case.
Transition Planning Handbook: A Checklist for Parents of Children with Disabilities
This booklet is designed to assist students and their families as they plan for the transition from school to adult life.
Navigating the Course: Finding Your Way Through Indiana's Special Education Rules (July 2009)
Medicaid Waiver Guide
The Arc of Indiana has published a new Medicaid Waiver Guide
The Olmstead Decision
We Have Community in Common: Self-Advocates of Indiana Live the Olmstead Decision
Your Rights Booklet : This booklet gives an overview of the rights for individuals living in Indiana receiving mental health services and/or developmental training.
Indiana Statewide Disability Resource Guide, This guide provides a list and brief description of useful toll free numbers for disability and social services related questions and referrals.
Understanding the Needs of Children with Disabilities in the Foster Care System: This document is the result of a collaborative effort between IPAS and Indiana State Office of GAL/CASA, Indiana Supreme Court, Division of State Court Administration. The contents have been developed as a training module for GAL/CASA volunteers. The contents may be helpful to others in understanding the needs of children that have disabilities and are being served in the foster care system in Indiana.