This section of the Deinstitutionalization Toolkit includes some additional resources of information on the subject of Institutions. These are external documents that may be accessed for a more “inDepth” review of the topic area.
United Cerebral Palsy (2011). A Case for Inclusion 2011: An Analysis of Medicaid for Americans with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Braddock, D. (2006). Closing the North Dakota Developmental Center: Issue, Implications, Guidelines.
Lakin, K. C., S. Larson, P. Salmi, and A. Webster. (2010). Residential Services for Persons with Developmental Disabilities: Status and Trends through 2009. Executive Summary. Research and Training Center on Community Living Institute on Community Integration/UCEDD, College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota. Accessed July 21, 2011.
For the most current data about institutional services from the Residential Services for Persons with Developmental Disabilities (RISP) project, visit: