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Developmentally Disabled Adults and Their Parents

Parents of children with severe developmental disabilities often have to fight to get them what they need in life, especially once they become adults. With so many states facing budget crises, it's only getting harder. Need to Know's Maria Hinojosa spent time with families in indiana who fear that the fragile world they've fought hard to build for their kids is about to fall apart.
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Less noise. More news. PBS's new TV and Web newsmagazine gives you what you need to know — along with a healthy dose of insight, perspective, and wit. Need to Know cuts through the noise of nonstop news to bring you the most compelling stories of the week and of our times, every Friday night and all week long on the Web.
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