Who We Are

Agency Overview

Oklahoma Disability Law Center, Inc. (ODLC) is Oklahoma’s designated Protection & Advocacy (P&A) System.  Since 1977, ODLC has helped people with disabilities achieve equality, inclusion in society and personal independence.

ODLC is a member of the National Disability Rights Network (NDRN), an association of protection and advocacy systems across the country.

As part of the nationwide protection and advocacy (P&A) system, ODLC provides free legal services, under several major incentives:

  • Protection & Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness (PAIMI)
  • Protection & Advocacy for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities (PADD)
  • Assistive Technology Advocacy Program (PAAT)
  • Protection & Advocacy of Individual Rights (PAIR)
  • Protection & Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security (PABSS)
  • Protection & Advocacy for Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury (PATBI)
  • Protection & Advocacy for Voting Access (PAVA).