Expendable Necessities?: Cutting Essential Care for People with Disabilities in Minnesota

by Rachel Garaghty
  1. M. Baran, "Ramsey judge temporarily stops state from cutting payments to care assistants," Minnesota Public Radio News, Oct. 26, 2011.
  2. Warren Wolfe, " Personal care aides: Between budget and hard place", Minneapolis StarTribune, Feb. 12, 2009.
  3. Advocating Change Together, Remembering with Dignity.
  4. Danny Hakim, "At State-Run Homes, Abuse and Impunity, New York Times, Mar. 13, 2011.
  5. National Clearinghouse on the Direct Care Workforce, State Chart on Wages for Personal Care Aides, 2000-2010.
  6. American Network of Community Options and Resources, Direct Support Professionals Wage Study.
  7. National Clearinghouse on the Direct Care Workforce, State by state projected demand for new direct-care workers, 2008-18.
  8. Steven Greenhouse, "Wage Protection for Home Care Workers," New York Times, Dec. 16, 2011.
  9. National Clearinghouse on the Direct Care Workforce, Who are direct-care workers?
  10. The White House, "We Can’t Wait: President Obama Will Announce Administrative Action to Provide Minimum Wage and Overtime Protections for Nearly 2 Million In-Home Care Workers," Dec. 15, 2011.
  11. Anne L. Henry, “Frequently Asked Questions on PCA Services Including July 1, 2011 PCA Changes,” Minnesota Disability Law Center.
  12. Minnesota State Rehabilitation Council, 2010 Annual Report.
  13. Anne L. Henry.
  14. Anne L. Henry.