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SB 492: Protecting the rights of parents who experience disability

Executive Director Bob Joondeph testified before the Senate Committee on Human Services on SB 492. SB 492 is intended to bring clarity to our laws governing the termination of parental rights so that they are fair to parents who experience disabilities and their children. People may assume that parents with disabilities do not have the… Continue Reading SB 492: Protecting the rights of parents who experience disability

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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