Issues: Mental disability rights

See also: Discrimination, Health
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Mental health in Afghanistan

A look at some of the options available for the mentally ill in Afghanistan.

Regions: Afghanistan

Issues: Mental disability rights

Witnessed: 1798 times

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HealthRight International - Health is a human right

HealthRight International is a global health and human rights organization founded in 1990 by Dr. Jonathan Mann....

Regions: Russia, United States

Issues: Children's rights, Detention, Discrimination

Witnessed: 3598 times

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New York City adult home residents and allies rally for housing

On November 24, 2009, adult home residents and disability activists rallied in front of Governor Paterson's NYC office to protest his refusal to expand community-based supported housing for people wit...

Regions: United States

Issues: Mental disability rights

Witnessed: 2222 times

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Talking to the Inspectors: Medication and Program

Adult home residents find out how the adult care facilities they live in are inspected and regulated by the New York State Department of Health....

Regions: United States

Issues: Housing, Mental disability rights, Older persons

Witnessed: 2194 times

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Talking to the Inspectors: Safety Regulations

Residents of New York State adult homes interview an inspector from the NYS Department of Health about safety regulations in adult care facilities.

Regions: United States

Issues: Housing, Mental disability rights, Older persons

Witnessed: 2333 times

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Talking to the Inspectors: Food Service Regulations

The foremost complaint among residents of New York State's adult homes is the poor quality of the food....

Regions: United States

Issues: Housing, Mental disability rights, Older persons

Witnessed: 2265 times

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Talking to the Inspectors: Interview with Mary Hart

In New York State, about 35,000 people with physical and mental disabilities live in about 400 adult homes....

Regions: United States

Issues: Mental disability rights, Older persons, Shelter

Witnessed: 2705 times

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