Report and Recommendations on the Treatment of Individuals with Intellectual, Developmental, and Mental Health Disabilities at Sullivan Correctional Facility
Disability Rights New York
Jul 7, 2016

“Because of complaints received in November 2014, DRNY investigated allegations of abuse and neglect of incarcerated individuals with disabilities in the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (“DOCCS”) system, and monitored the specialized programs operated by DOCCS and the New York State Office of Mental Health (“OMH”).  This report sets forth DRNY’s findings and recommendations concerning Sullivan Correctional Facility’s Correctional Alternative Rehabilitation Program (“CAR”), which DOCCS opened in May 2014.”

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