Protection and Advocacy of Individual Rights (PAIR)

Established by Congress under the Rehabilitation Act of 1993. In 1994 WVA was designated the Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights (PAIR). The PAIR program was formed to assist individuals with disabilities who were not already eligible for other advocacy programs within WVA.

Eligibility Criteria

A PAIR client must have a substantial limitation in one major life activity and not be eligible under our PADD or PAIMI programs, and the issue cannot be addressed by the CAP program.

Funding Source

U.S. Department of Education, Rehabilitation Services Administration

PAIR Publications

1-800-950-5250

(304) 346-0847

(304) 346-0867

Office Hours

Monday - Friday:  8:30 am - 4:30 pm

1207 Quarrier Street, Suite 400

Charleston, WV  25301

@drofwv