Office for People With Developmental Disabilities

Willowbrook Permanent Injunction

Type: pdf
Author: willowbrook_unit
Year of Publishing: 1993

This document, approved in court March 11, 1993, includes the terms and provisions agreed upon by OPWDD and Plaintiffs. The Permanent Injunction guarantees class members certain basic enumerated rights, and sets standards for community residential and treatment services, case management and advocacy services, and the representation of non-correspondent class members by the Consumer Advisory Board. The Permanent Injunction replaces the Consent Judgment and subsequent orders of the Court, and the Office of the Special Master was closed as of close of business 3/31/93.