Governor Bev Perdue

Local News
4:31 pm
Tue December 18, 2012

Through Stopgap, Group Care Homes Find Funding For January

Governor Bev Perdue announced Tuesday a temporary stopgap to keep about 1,400 North Carolinians from potentially becoming homeless next month. Perdue is moving money around to allow people with mental illnesses and developmental disabilities to continue receiving care in group homes.

As is often the case with disability issues in North Carolina, this one evolved from a lawsuit.

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