Post Tagged with: "Tennessee Disability Coalition"

Clover Bottom Families Prepare for Move

June 14, 2010 at 6:29 am

State budget cuts have forced the closure of the Clover Bottom Developmental Center in Nashville and the loss of 600 jobs. The more than 100 mentally disabled residents that live there must now find new places to live.

TennCare Advocates Fear Slated Cuts And Possible Further Cuts

February 24, 2010 at 4:25 pm

Advocates for disabled citizens argued Wednesday against cuts in TennCare, the state’s Medicaid program. They say the cuts will force many of them into nursing homes and mental institutions.