A Future without Segregation
Can we realize a future where people with disabilities get the help they need without being segregated in a classroom, …Read More
The Top 5 Reasons Why We Haven’t Yet Ended Disability Segregation
1. Fear of Change There is a big, obsolete, but functioning service structure out there, with people in jobs, agencies …Read More
Let Me Get This Straight. You Don’t Want the Institution to Close Because You’ll Lose YOUR JOB?
Controversy continues regarding efforts around the country to close large state-run institutions for people with developmental disabilities. Many of these …Read More
Restrict Choice? You Bet!
Numerous recent comments sent to the US Administration on Developmental Disabilities from the “Voice of the Retarded” have centered on …Read More
Illinois Nursing Home Residents with Disabilities File Suit
Five individuals with physical disabilities living in nursing homes have sued Illinois state officials for unnecessary institutionalization as discrimination under …Read More
On the Road in Iowa and Kansas
My apologies to my readers for the gap in posting. Since the release of my book, Raymond’s Room, and with …Read More