UPDATE: Final arguments are being heard today [October 30, 2018] with respect to the human rights case set out below. Unfortunately, it is hard to know when a decision will be rendered.
Can you imagine being forced to be live in a locked unit in a psychiatric hospital even though you neither wanted nor needed to stay in the hospital, let alone in a locked unit?
Can you imagine your feelings if you were repeatedly told that you would be found a home in the community but it never happened?
I can and it makes me shudder.
Listen to my interview on CBC’s Main Street program concerning the current Human Rights claim against the Province with respect to housing for individuals with intellectual disabilities.
Want to know more about this case? Click here.
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