How the disAbility Law Center of Virginia monitors and investigates Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities throughout the Commonwealth
The Morris family called dLCV because their daughter, Kate, needs adult services from the Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS). With dLCV assistance, the client advocated for herself very well and became a DARS client.
While reporting compliance increased in FY 20, we still believe some facilities are under-reporting incidents.
Check out what Dawn's experience with dLCV has been as a volunteer so far in her own words:
Check out what Emmely's experience with dLCV has been as a volunteer so far in her own words:
Virginia will permanently make its elections accessible and safe for voters with disabilities such as blindness
DBHDS reports that as of November 30, 2020, 197 individuals were on the Extraordinary Barriers to Discharge List (EBL).
In this report, we highlight trends of COVID-19 in licensed community programs.
In this report, we highlight the dangers of this situation and also urge better reporting practices from State Hospitals.
The Commonwealth Agrees to Consent Decree for November 3rd Election that will Include Electronic Ballot Marking.