Judge Bartels was a Senior Judge for the Eastern District Courthouse at Cadman Plaza, Brooklyn. “The Federal Court and State Government as Salient Variables in a Social Reform Movement: The Willowbrook Consent Decree.” Ph. Appointed by President Eisenhower, he kept this post until his death in 1997. [et al.], Defendants, United States of America,1987 Settlement Agreement Proposed Community Placement Plan for the Members of the Willowbrook Class in NYSARC and Parisi v. A grant is underway to process and create a finding aid for the collection. All of these materials are housed at the New York State Library. Albany, NY: Rockefeller Institute of Government: Governor’s Office of Employee Relations, 1984. The collection will be available for access in January 2005. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University at Albany, SUNY Wolf, Benjamin H. (1972-1975) on issues of improper personal conduct, discipline, negligence, dismissal, fringe benefits, and insubordination. Some items, as noted, are also held by the New York Public Library Research Library. The Judgement finally recognized and enforced the rights of individuals with mental retardation and developmental disabilities. “The History of Institutionalization and the National Deinstitutionalization Movement in America (with Special Focus on Willowbrook State School).” M. Catherwood Library School of Industrial and Labor Relations Cornell University 227 Ives Hall Ithaca, New York 14853-3901 607-255-3183; fax 607-255-9641 email: [email protected] New York State Library Manuscripts and Special Collections Cultural Education Center Empire State Plaza Albany, New York 12230 (518) 474-6282; fax (518) 474-5786 e-mail: [email protected] Collections Research Center Syracuse University Library E.
The files include reports, draft memoranda, studies, correspondence, notes, and background materials. Files are arranged chronologically and a subject index is available. Also available are an extensive number of community placement files that include information on individual cases, reports on other community placement programs, reports on the Willowbrook community placement program, legal papers on community placement, and duplicate copies of professional literature on community placement. The case files document patients’ admission, treatment, therapy, and education. Primarily documents the activities of the One-to-One Foundation, an organization concerned with de-institutionalization and group homes.
In 20 to date the Willowbrook Rotary Club maintained their programs for support for local charitable causes, strong participation with our international student exchange program, focus on scholarships for outstanding local students, support of international Rotary projects, and continued participation as a leading club in Rotary District 5890.
Willowbrook Rotary prepared to say goodbye to our three Rotary Youth Exchange Students for 2014/2015.
Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University. These records document the work of the review panel over a twelve year period and capture a significant aspect of the history of New York state mental health policy and include reports from monitoring agencies, complaints, correspondence, meeting minutes, and related research materials. New York State Association for Retarded Children, Inc...
The collection is currently unprocessed and closed.