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Supreme Court rules some disabled work programs are discriminatory

New York hopes to phase out sheltered workshops

New York hopes to phase out sheltered workshops for more integrated work settings. (August 11, 2014 9:05 PM)

The Supreme Court ruled that sheltered workshops discriminate against people with disabilities, putting many disabled work programs in New York in jeopardy.

New York says it wants to phase out sheltered workshops and provide more integrated work settings for people with disabilities.

Sue Blanchard, the director of Venture Industries in Stony Point, says she does not think many of her...

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