Monthly Archives: March 2014

Deinstitutionalisation by State. Paper for Minister for Health Ray Groom 1988

State by State briefing of de-institutionalisation. 1988 full paper AN OVERVIEW OF THE DEINSTITUTIONALISATION OF SERVICES TO THE INTELLECTUALLY DISABLED IN  AUSTRALIA New South Wales In 1983 the New South Wales Department of Health began to implement the “Richmond Programme” to deinstitutionalise … Continue reading

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Whats new?

Glad you asked. We have started to scan the Board of Inquiry Report into the Royal Derwent Hospital and Millbrook Rise and load it onto our new tab. So far we have “witness 9’s” account of a staff smacking a … Continue reading

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Minutes Willow Court Review 1988

Articles Page Free documentation about Willow Court. Previously unreleased and unpublished: Notes of meeting held to discuss the outcomes of the institutional living program review on Tuesday 17 May 1988 Discussions about staffing arrangements from both Management and Staff representatives around … Continue reading

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Circular to staff of Willow Court Training Centre.

Click Here for the full document on the Articles page 18th May, 1988 Circular to staff of Willow Court announcing the closure of C Ward and the opening of group houses. This 4 page documents tells staff about the upcoming … Continue reading

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Report of the Board of Inquiry

  These are three volumes and form part of the final unpublished report from the Board of Inquiry into the treatment practices at Royal Derwent Hospital and Mill Brook Rise Hospitals. Concluded approximately in 1979 the report heard from a … Continue reading

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Frascati community garden plan

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