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New lawsuit accuses DHHS of ‘warehousing’ NC children with disabilities in foster care

By Anne Blythe Disability Rights North Carolina and the North Carolina State Conference of the NAACP have joined forces to help children of color with disabilities in the state’s foster care program get more community- and home-based treatment instead of being “warehoused” in locked psychiatric facilities that can be dangerous. The civil rights advocates filed […]