With the Southwestern Virginia Training Center's closing seemingly inevitable, the facility is helping residents learn skills that could sustain them after moving to community-based care.
By Christopher Brooke, Reporter
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 5:00 am (Updated: October 31, 5:00 am)
HILLSVILLE — Even as Virginia’s philosophy of caring for individuals with intellectual disabilities changes, the Southwestern Virginia Training Center will launch a new community outreach effort at 514 W. Stuart Drive.
Since the training center opened, Parke Quesenberry has seen the trend move away from facility-based care to more community-based services.
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