Group homes dehumanise and unjustly punish people with disabilities, royal commission hears

Disability and Community Inclusion professor Sally Robinson told the inquiry residents in group homes were being treated in ways that would not be acceptable for other people. “Residents are expected to be compliant, they’re expected to not know very much about their right to complain … They’re expected to endure it,” she told the commission.

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Topics:
Disability Royal Commission

Author:
Zalika Rizmal

Source:
ABC News

Date published:
Fri 6th Dec, 2019