Winnipeg Free Press Newspaper Archives May 21 1986, Page 14

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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 21, 1986, Winnipeg, Manitoba 10 Winnipeg free May is ii Home placement group rejects death claims As Hogwash a group for men tally Fomuk capped Manitoban has Dunn Tam m absolute Hogwash a claim that 30 of m people it relocated have thirty of maybe that natural said Nerina spokesman for the Manitoba Branch of the association for Community but i Haven heard of any of our placements passing Community services minister Muriel Smith also rejected the Alle gation by Helen manager of the Portage la Prairie chamber of com Lees claim on Friday was part of province a continuing War of words Over Smiths decision 15 months ago to close the psychiatric nursing school at the Manitoba developmental Centre in Portage at the end of the current academic that announcement followed the governments decision to spend million to return 220 of the centres 726 residents to the so 64 have been placed in about 15 group Homes across the Robson addressing about 35 oppo supplements to increase the nip government kept an election Promise Index ing and increasing supplements to pensioners and the poor Over age employment services and eco nomic Security minister Len Evans announced yesterday the budget for the supplement program will be in creased to about million from Evans said payments to pension ers and Low income Manitoban 55 and older will be raised july maximum quarterly benefits will double to for a single person and for a married he Low income Manitoban 55 and older will qualify for benefits regardless of whether they Are on they now must receive at least half their income from pen Sions to the new program will supplement incomes to pensioners and to people under a certain income Evans he said the majority of the work ing poor to Benefit from the new supplement will be Evans said the decision to tie supplements to the Cost of living arose from concern about the Feder Al governments decision last year to de Index old age the Mulroney government later backed Down on the cents of the shutdown who con verged outside the legislative building last said she Hast changed her mind about closing the Lee also stuck to her position that unfair pressure is being placed on residents families to get them out of the Portage institution and into group parents Are phoning to Tell me they Are being coerced into signing release Lee told the Small but enthusiastic there re lating some pretty horrific expert opposition Leader Gary Filmon and Liberal Leader Sharon Carstairs attended the protest and reiterated their support for the Portage while voicing philosophical support for the governments Home placement said she had doubts about the Quality of professional care available to Handi capped people in the Community once the school Robson group countered the Portage Chambers Demon stration by calling a news Confer ence to support Smiths decision and rejecting Lees claim that Home placement in t vices of a psychiatric said the retarded need no More medi we maintain that no one in the the associations Winnipeg Cal care than anyone she Community has Ever needed the ser Nicola Kitchen Cabinet correction re smarts Days a million Dollar dress Sale flyer in May 20th free press Page k4 pampers the Coupon should have read off he Purchase of 1 pampers convenience Page k6 2 Grill Elba Cal should have read not available in All Page k7 broadcast fertilizer spreader should have read not available in All we apologize for any inconvenience this error May have caused our valued Cus m Clearing an entire inventory of Kitchen factory and retail coming May 28 31 watch for further details 1 Mazda 323 Mazda 626 Mazda rx71 Mazda trucks Short Box sport cab plus shop today and compare 851 Regent 2223211 extra savings on red River sex Advance tickets at adults regular ride coupons 44 for regular 28 for Safeway seniors v jul regular tiljune19th tickets on Sale today june Winnipeg a stadium Complex mm4llfwftrhvft practical Cut and looks Tim Zesty i Emily 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