Promoting Self-Determination and Independence
The New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council presents
‘Remembering Willowbrook: A conversation with Geraldo Rivera and Bernard Carabello’
50 years ago, Geraldo Rivera's exposé on Willowbrook State School shocked the nation and forever improved how people with disabilities were treated in this country. The DDPC, in partnership with the Digital and Media Services Center at New York State Office of General Services, recently had the privilege to discuss the story and its impact with Geraldo Rivera and Bernard Carabello.