“Want to save a shelter dog? Give it a job”

bravo- service dog

bravo- service dog (Photo credit: greenkozi)

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This April 10, 2014 Parade article found on the Philly.com website talks about one way to not only decrease the number of dogs in shelters, but also at the same time increace independence for people with disabilities including those who are disabled by their mental illness or other physical disability.

 

 

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“Prisons hold 10 times as many mentally ill people compared to state hospitals”

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This April 10, 2014 NewsWorks article talks about the shift that has occurred in where the mentally ill are being warehoused.

NEWSWORKS | Documentary filmmaker brings priso...

NEWSWORKS | Documentary filmmaker brings prison portraiture to Eastern State Penitentiary | by Peter Crimmins (Photo credit: The New Insiders | Dave Adler)

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