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MIDDLE ATLANTIC REGION

The Suitcase Exhibit: The Lives They Left behind

The exhibit and programs will provide attendees with information on mental health conditions at the Willard State Hospital. The first hand narratives will serve to illuminate the patients view of life in an institutional setting at the time. The programs will provide current thinking on mental health issues. The award will provide coverage for the fees and travel expense of one of the speakers.

Organization:
Science Industry and Business Library
Department:
New York Public Library
Organization Type:
Public Library
Funded Dates: 
Friday, November 2, 2007 to Monday, March 31, 2008
Funding Amount: 
$500
Beneficiaries: 
Consumers - General Public
Health Professionals - Public Health Workforce
Other
Population
African Americans
Inner city