DISABILITY ACTIVIST CENTRAL

CONNECTING DISABLED STUDENTS & ACTIVISTS

We know disabled students across the world are working to create meaningful change in their communities.

Check out student organizations leading the charge on activist issues that matter most to the disabled community.

To have your organization added to this list, send an email to info@cripriot.com

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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
SeAttle

Seattle, WA, USA

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ASUW STudent disability commission (SDC)

asuwsdc1@uw.edu

The SDC is a funded student government entity, currently with a Director, Assistant Director and a team of interns.

It was established in 1974 by a student group called the UW Disability Student Association.

 

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Yale university

New Haven, CT, USA

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Disability empowerment for Yale (DEFY)

martine.cruz@yale.edu

DEFY, is a recognized student organization focused on advocacy, accessibility, and inter-community solidarity.

 

DEFY works to make Yale more equitable and accessible on behalf of the hundreds of Yale students with disabilities.

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UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN
Madison

Madison, WI, USA

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The Future is Accessible

futureisaccessible@gmail.com

The Future is Accessible is a recognized student organization and disability rights & pride initiative.

They work to advocate for equity and accessibility on college campuses with an intersectional lens.

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Western Carolina University

Cullowhee, NC, USA

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Disabled Students United (DSU)

disabledstudentsunited@gmail.com

 

DSU is a recognized student organization dedicated to promoting accessibility for all disabled students.

Their goals are to provide a supportive community for all disabled students, address ADA violations, and to educate the student body and faculty on disability.

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F*** Stairs

In 2018, disabled students from the University of Washington, created the first-ever F*** Stairs campaign.

 

The campaign ranged from a few weeks, to a full month, where able-bodied people and disabled allies would pledge to use only accessible pathways in solidarity with wheelchair users and other people with mobility impairments.

 

Now Crip Riot aims to bring the award-winning F*** Stairs campaign to colleges and universities across the country. Click below to join the movement. 

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