Deinstitutionalization

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CRPD Implementation in the EU – Support for Deinstitutionalization of People with Disability in the Republic of Moldova

People with disabilities have the right to live in the community receiving adequate support according to their needs, according to Article 19 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
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Making Deinstitutionalization Real: Moving from the Idea toward the Ideal

Join Keystone Human Services International at the United Nations on June 14 for the Side Event “Making Deinstitutionalization Real: Moving from the Idea toward the Ideal.” This Side Event is part of the 10th Session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. A panel of change...
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Keystone Human Services Comments on the Closing of Harrisburg State Hospital

Keystone Human Services was founded in the early 1970s by a group of individuals who were convinced that many of the people who lived in Harrisburg State Hospital could have meaningful and productive lives in the community. Some of Keystone's founders were employees at Harrisburg State Hospital, while others were community leaders working in the...
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