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Draft of agreements between ACC PARC and the DPW discussing how the organizations will work together.

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News article on PARC criticism of the state practice of placing the intellectually disabled in institutions for those with psychiatric illnesses.

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News article on PARC criticism of the state practice of placing the intellectually disabled in institutions for those with psychiatric illnesses.

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News Piece from "The Almanac" that deals with ACC annual PARC's Bike/Hike and the involvement of Steelers running back Rocky Bleier.

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Memo from Robert Nelkin to Ginny Thornburgh, Harry Goldberg, Norman Mulgrave, Jean Isherwood, Sally Hollyfield, Marlene Burda, Charles Robb, Jim O'Connor, Dan Torisky, Peter Polloni, Doug Spencer, and Ronald Archer requesting any additional documents…

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Letter from Robert Nelkin to Commissioner of Mental Retardation Charles Peters demanding release of a report made on Western State in the wake of Paul Jenkins's death.

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Memo from Charles Peters about recent visits to State School and Hospitals and Interim Care Facilities, alternatives, and the problems of non-disabled delinquents being placed in state schools and hospitals/

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Description of common perceptions of the intellectually handicapped and how these perceptions reflect service models, and often dehumanize the individuals.

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Memo to PARC Chapter Executives and the Right to Education Committee from Roger Buchanan. Buchanan sees the creation of these classrooms as an expansion of institutionalization and the commonwealth's failure to educate handicapped students.

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Frank Beal's letter to Robert Buchanan and the rest of the Right to Education Committee. Beal responds to the committee's concerns about the building of classroom "units" on Ebensburg State School, which they worry will provide permanent, and…

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