Keeping its promise, the Couillard government is starting to cut services. The Agence de la santé et des services sociaux of Montreal will chop $87 million in mental health and in care for the elderly, starting this October. Among other cuts, hundreds of people with intellectual disabilities will lose the meagre compensation they receive.
We recently heard that a disabled man committed suicide rather than having to leave his apartment. A journalist commented that "he decided to end his ...