In the shadow of the Second World War and the exposure of the eugenic movement's promise-turned-horror, families of persons with developmental disabilities rejected institutionalization of their loved ones, especially their children, as being the "right thing to do".

The enormous physical destruction, smashed dreams and nightmare stories of the camps, give some account  why families in post-war Europe changed their minds in this way...
Click to read

BROWSE BY SUBJECT

 

BROWSE BY TIMELINE

 Daily Herald Tribune Articles:
50's     60's     70's     80's     90's     2000's     

 

Contact Us            Send This To A Friend            Project Acknowledgments            GPDAPDD Website


© Grande Prairie & District Association for Persons with Developmental Disabilities.
Created and maintained by WSI.