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The Olmstead Decision (Community vs. Institutionalization): Food insecurity
===Fair Housing===
One barrier to living in the community instead of in an institution is [[Housing_/_Infrastructure|housing]] discrimination. According to the National Fair Housing Alliance, 55% of housing discrimination complaints in 2016 were about disability.[http://nationalfairhousing.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/TRENDS-REPORT-4-19-17-FINAL-2.pdf]
 
===Access to Food===
Another barrier to community living is food insecurity. Almost 1/3 of low-income disabled people are at risk of going hungry.[https://www.wbez.org/shows/morning-shift/new-study-links-food-insecurity-and-disability/a83fa029-042d-4122-9fbb-3c9f82a33269]
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