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Access: Thank you to those stroppy parents who founded the IHC 70 years ago

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  • Hilary Stace,

    Thanks for posting this Russell, and for your ongoing support of the Access blog site. Hopefully the names Margaret and Hal (Harold) Anyon, and their battles for inclusion of all children, will soon better known as a result of the new focus on teaching our NZ history.

    Wgtn • Since Jun 2008 • 3202 posts Report Reply

  • Russell Brown,

    Thanks Hilary. It is never lost on me that there was a time when we would have been under pressure to give up our own children to institutionalisation.

    Auckland • Since Nov 2006 • 22754 posts Report Reply

  • Hilary Stace, in reply to Russell Brown,

    Even more toxic the shame of disability and difference and the prejudice against children and families.

    Wgtn • Since Jun 2008 • 3202 posts Report Reply

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