Issues: Older persons

See also: Discrimination
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Know Your Rights: Your Personal Needs Allowance

MFY Legal Services lawyer explains the legal rights of adult home residents regarding control of their money.

Regions: United States

Issues: Housing, Mental disability rights, Older persons

Witnessed: 4755 times

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Shoes Blues (2 minutes)

Residents of adult homes on Supplemental Security Income (SSI) keep a monthly allowance of $168.00 after paying rent to their adult home....

Regions: United States

Issues: Mental disability rights, Older persons, Poverty

Witnessed: 2936 times

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Know Your Rights: Your Admission Agreement

This video dramatizes the confusion experienced by many residents when they are first admitted to their adult homes....

Regions: United States

Issues: Housing, Mental disability rights, Older persons

Witnessed: 3341 times

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Choice in Treatment

Adult home residents discuss day treatment programs and explain that residents have a right to participate in choosing their own mental health programs and providers.

Regions: United States

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression, Mental disability rights, Older persons

Witnessed: 3263 times

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Human rights treaties and other instruments

International Bill of Human Rights Administration of justice Employment Freedom of association, human rights defenders Freedom of information and right to culture ...

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Armed conflict, Caste discrimination

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NGOs

Enforced disappearance (Asian Human Rights Commission, Hong Kong). Language(s): English. ...

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Armed conflict, Caste discrimination

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Community Leaders

Monitoring Children's Rights: A Toolkit for Community-Based Organizations (Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children, Ottawa, 2003). Language(s): English, French. ...

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Armed conflict, Caste discrimination

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human rights research and evaluation

HREA human rights research and evaluation resources.

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Armed conflict, Caste discrimination

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Human rights policies and regulatory frameworks

HREA resources about human rights policies and regulatory frameworks.

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Armed conflict, Caste discrimination

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United Nations Human Rights System

The United Nations (UN) has created a global structure for protecting human rights, based largely on its Charter, non-binding declarations, legally binding treaties and on various activities aimed at ...

Issues: Arbitrary arrest, Armed conflict, Caste discrimination

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