When A House Is Not A Home: An investigation into conditions, care, and treatment in select group homes for people with intellectual disabilities in Louisiana

Publication Date: 
3/19/2012

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This report is a result of a three year investigation into conditions at facilities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities across Louisiana.

Group home residents in the facilities surveyed for this report live in dismal, unsanitary surroundings, they learn very little and have limited exposure to the community, despite a large amount of state and federal resources appropriated for their care.