Adult Care Homes and Mentally Ill Adults — North Carolina Public Radio WUNC

Adults with mental illness are being inappropriately warehoused in adult care homes around the state – that’s according to a new report to the North Carolina Institute of Medicine.  Vicki Smith from Disability Rights N.C. delivered the report. It examines the care and treatment of more than 6,400 adults with severe and persistent mental illness living in rest homes around the state.

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