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FAQ: KEPRO & residential placement

Hospitals and residential treatment facilities often do not provide community integration. DRO supports efforts to integrate people with disabilities into the community and to place people in the proper level of care. DRO has concerns about how the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) reviews placements.  Concerns have  come up with the company that reviews placements for… Continue Reading FAQ: KEPRO & residential placement

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A heartfelt thank you

Fighting for equality. For people with disabilities, the struggle seems to never end. And yet, while our private and public institutions continue to fall short, we must remember the progress that we, together, have made. For decades, courageous people have spoken truth to power, attended rallies and marches, pushed for new laws, and demanded to… Continue Reading A heartfelt thank you