The U.S. Justice Department has announced a settlement with the state of Iowa to resolve allegations of abuse and inadequate care at the state-run Glenwood Resource Center, a center for people with intellectual disabilities.
Articles Tagged: Glenwood Resource Center
Tony Leys - Kaiser Health News
Health Care and Medicine Sep. 26, 2022 6:00 am128d ago
Many of the remaining residents of such places have lived there for decades, leaving their families with wrenching choices when closures loom.
By Clark Kauffman
State Government Jun. 10, 2022 6:00 am234d ago
The Western Iowa center, which has a long history of care issues and is scheduled to close in 2024, has been fined $10,000 by the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals.
The U.S. Department of Justice issued a strong condemnation Wednesday of the way Iowa treats people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, telling the state it must find ways to care for the disabled people in community settings and not in institutions.
Government & Politics Apr. 7, 2022 3:49 pm297d ago
DES MOINES – The medical director at a state-run institution for people with intellectual disabilities has resigned amid questions about …