AN UNEXPECTED CALL

By February 2, 2015IN THE NEWS

The New York Times. An Unexpected Bingo Call: You Can’t Play (2/2/2015) In an article about disability discrimination in a continuing care retirement community, NSCLC’s Eric Carlson says “a competent nursing home resident has the right to leave at his or her own discretion. The nursing home is providing services at the resident’s request and is not a prison.”

Justice in Aging

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Justice in Aging is a national non-profit legal advocacy organization that fights senior poverty through law. Formerly the National Senior Citizens Law Center, since 1972 we’ve worked for access to affordable health care and economic security for older adults with limited resources, focusing especially on populations that have traditionally lacked legal protection such as women, people of color, LGBT individuals, and people with limited English proficiency.