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Resource ID: #12997
Subject: Elderly
Source: Oregonian (Portland, Ore.)
Date: October 9-10, 1994



This Oregonian story examines the business of adult foster care. The investigation found that the state allowed people to open these businesses with almost no background checks. It was found that what was once a cottage industry has evolved into a state-promoted industry with more than 2,100 homes, many under the wing of multiple-home operators.

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