The IRE website will be unavailable while we complete routine maintenance on Friday, November 19 from 8-10 am CT.
IRE favicon

Shop

Resource ID: #22501
Subject: Mental Health
Source: Gazette (Charleston, W.Va.)
Affiliation: 
Date: 01/02/05; 01/09/05; 01/16/05; 01/17/05; 01/23/05; 01/30/05; 02/06/05; 02/13/05

$0.00

Description

The author exposed the bungling and fraud that led Federal officials to slash funding for West Virginia's mentally ill by more than one-third in 2001. He also revealed the consequences: twice as many people committed to state hospitals in a four year period, more suicides and a flood of mentally ill people in emergency rooms, homeless shelters and jails.

141 Neff Annex   |   Missouri School of Journalism Columbia, MO 65211   |   573-882-2042   |   info@ire.org   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenu linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram