7.30 Report on ABC- Emergency Intervention Removes Disabled Young Man

Heartbreaking story on 7.30 last night about “Francis” a young man with an intellectual disability and autism that was stuck in Melbourne Assessment Prison because there was nowhere else for him to go. MP Martin Foley has put measures in place to get him out of there, however this situation is not unique, there are people everywhere stuck in prison because there are no services available to them. If you get some time, watch through iView below, and see the accompanying article.

 

 

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Topics:
Legal, Corrections, Justice System, National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Disability Care Australia

Source:
ABC News

Date published:
Thu 9th Nov, 2017