Idaho lawmakers have ordered an investigation into a state-run treatment center for people with developmental disabilities and behavioral challenges. The Idaho Statesman reported Wednesday that state lawmakers ordered the Office of Performance Evaluations to launch an investigation into the Southwest Idaho Treatment Center in Nampa earlier this year.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Officials with Idaho's welfare agency say six employees no longer are employed at a treatment center for people with severe disabilities after investigating allegations of staffers physically and psychologically abusing residents.
This is truly remarkable.
A Spanish anti-abuse organization has created a special billboard that only children can read. The idea behind the billboard is heartbreaking, but simple: what if a child is traveling with their aggressor and they need help? This billboard displays a message only they can read.