The Lost Children

Number 12227
Subject Children
Source American-Statesmen (Austin, Texas)
State TX
Year 1993
Publication Date Dec. 12-16
Summary The Austin American-Statesman's five part series "provided the first definitive look at the hundreds of disabled and chronically ill children who are living in Texas nursing homes. The series gave compelling accounts of why they are there and under what conditions... examined scores of confidential government documents about abuse and neglect of children, reviewed nursing home inspection reports and other documents obtained through the Texas Open Records Act...
Category General
Pages 32
Keywords CAR disabled mentally ill retardation Advocacy Inc. Texas Health Care Association
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