Parents, clients and advocates for people with disabilities are discussing the effects of nearly $40 million in proposed cuts to state services for the developmentally disabled.
A Norwalk bus driver has been sentenced to eight years in prison for sexually assaulting a developmentally disabled woman.
A final legislative report comparing the costs of public and private services for the disabled says Connecticut’s dual system is very costly and recommends eventually shifting to a fully private system.
Some members of Connecticut’s disabled community say they are offended by Gov. Dannel Malloy’s Thanksgiving message, which describes them as “residents afflicted with handicaps.”
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A federal court judge has signed off on a settlement agreement in a 16-year-old class action lawsuit concerning the intellectually disabled residents living at the Southbury Training School. U.S. District Court […]