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Community for Adults with Disabilities Not Without Controversy

Autism Awareness News

September 9, 2016- "Community for Adults with Disabilities Not Without Controversy"- Vanguard Landing, a new housing project for people with intellectual disabilities in Virginia Beach area, plans to break ground in the next six months.  Concerns arose about the model of Vanguard Landing being out-dated. A U.S. Supreme Court ruling in 1999 stated that segregating people with disabilities was discrimination. Individuals at Vanguard Landing have the ability to freely come and go as they please and some will work inside the community and others outside the community. The important piece is that individuals with disabilities have another option.




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