Welcome to ADAP !

The Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program (ADAP) is part of the nation's federally-funded protection and advocacy (P&A) system. ADAP provides legal services to Alabamians with disabilities to protect, promote and expand their rights. ADAP's vision is one of a society in which persons with disabilities are valued and exercise self-determination through meaningful choices, and have equality of opportunity. ADAP is part of the National Disability Rights Network (NDRN).


ADAP Locations

Tuscaloosa Office

Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program
Box 870395
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0395
1-205-348-4928 (V/TDD)
1-205-348-3909 (Fax)
1-800-826-1675 (for clients - instate only)
e-mail: adap@adap.ua.edu
website: http://www.adap.net


Mobile Office

Contact: Dave Slawkowski
205 North Conception Street
Mobile, Alabama 36603
1-251-338-0950 (Office)
1-205-534-9373 (Cell)
1-251-338-1689 (Fax)
1-800-826-1675 (for clients - instate only)
e-mail: dslawkowski@adap.ua.edu
website: http://www.adap.net


Selma Office

Contact: Jenny Ryan
Selma Branch - Legal Services of Alabama
801 Alabama Avenue
Selma, Alabama 36701

Appointments are made at this number:1-205-348-6921. Office hours are from 9am - noon on 2nd Tuesday of each month or noon - 4pm the 4th Tuesday of each month.

1-205-393-9148 (Cell)
1-251-338-1689 (Fax)
1-800-826-1675 (for clients - instate)
e-mail: jrryan2@adap.ua.edu
website: http://www.adap.net

In The News

  • 2015 AIR Conference

The 2015 Alabama Institute for Recovery (AIR)  Conference (formerly the Alabama Recovery Conference) will be held April 20-22 at Shocco Springs. The deadline to apply for one of the limited consumer scholarships is March 20.  Click here for the registration form and to apply for one of the consumer scholarships.

  • The 2015 Autism Conference February 27, 2015

The 14th Annual Alabama Autism Conference, "Understanding Associated Features in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Challenges in Diagnosis and Intervention," will provide an overview of common challenges in working with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Presentations will focus on improving access to early diagnosis and intervention, differential presentation of ASD in males and females, and improving our understanding of some of the less understood features of ASD, including sensory sensitivities and emotional difficulties.

Click here, for Conference registration and additional information.