Fusing (10): Closing Sheltered Workshops - Good or Bad Idea?

Why are individuals and organizations working to close sheltered workshops and what will be the ramifications? What is the future of sheltered workshops and employment for people with disabilities?

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We welcome:

  • Craig Stenning, Director Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH). Working to close sheltered workshops in his state within three years.

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Hosted By 

Jerry Pattee, President, United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon & SW Washington

Topics covered in this episode 
Disability Employment, Sheltered Workshops

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