Disability Without Abuse Project

Los Angeles, California

The Disability Without Abuse Project focuses on the physical, sexual, and emotional abuse of people with disabilities. The Disability Without Abuse Project seeks to identify ways to reduce the risk of abuse, to promote healing for victims, and to seek justice for those who have been victimized.

Our Unique Contribution

The Disability Without Abuse Project provides public awareness, education and training, policy development, and professional consulting.  Their website offers a variety of resources.  They also offer a listserv and a regularly updated blog, to keep professionals connected and up-to-date on what is happening across the country at the intersection of abuse and disability.

Contact Us

Disability and Abuse Project of Spectrum Institute

Dr. Nora J. Baladerian, Project Director

Phone: (310) 473-6768

At a Glance

    Project Reach

  • National

    Agency Type

  • Disability Organization

    Disability Focus

    Victimization Type

  • Caregiver Abuse
  • Child Abuse
  • Intimate Partner Violence
  • Sexual Violence

    Solutions Implemented

  • Building Partnerships
  • Enhancing Services
  • Fostering Accountability
  • Increasing Research and Evaluation
  • Promoting Equality
  • Raising Awareness
  • Strengthening Prevention