Developmentally disabled individuals are being abused, neglected, victimized and exploited...And We Can Stop It!

Rusty's Story'
Developmentally disabled individuals are being abused, neglected, victimized and exploited...And We Can Stop It!
Briefed in early 2016 about an upcoming campaign to bring awareness to the plight of many  developmentally disabled people, the Newton County Developmental Disabilities Services (SB 40) Board was visited recently by Arc of Missouri President Ed Thomas, also the executive director of the Missouri Association of County Development Disabilities Services (MACDDS) which produced the 'It's Happening' campaign, the details of which can be found at wecanstopit.org.
Read the complete story in the Jan. 17 print edition of the Neosho Daily News.