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One-day forum on disability rights and history

at Millersville University September 28, 2018

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posted on: 8/15/2018 9:35 AM


New PMPA Board Members Added

Mel Knowlton and Elliott Simon have agreed to join the PMPA Board of Directors. Both have extensive experience as advocates and a long history in the Pennsylvania support system. Read more about their backgrounds by clicking on the Board and Advisory Committee link on the left.

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posted on: 6/14/2018 3:38 PM


Pennhurst gets grant toward rebirth as business park

The project was awarded a $10 million grant-and-loan package from a state program aimed at funding early site preparation for big projects.

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posted on: 11/22/2017 10:21 AM


Next PMPA Meeting

The next meeting of the PMPA will be held on October 27, 2018 at 10 AM using ZOOM as a video meeting. If you would like to join in, please contact Treasurer Ed Goldman at edgoldman1@gmail.com for the video link.

posted on: 11/15/2017 6:30 PM


Philadelphia Inquirer article

A thoughtful Philadelphia Inquirer piece on the haunted attraction: 'What happened when I visited Pennhurst's Haunted Asylum'

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posted on: 10/20/2017 9:42 AM


Work begins on sequel to 'i go home' documentary

An i go home sequel is in the works with a planned release date in late 2018

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posted on: 8/27/2017 12:24 PM


WITF Pennhurst documentary

WITF public television station produced the Pennhurst documentary i go home that features many PMPA Members.

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posted on: 4/25/2016 5:05 AM


Sponsor our traveling exhibit

Host our Traveling Exhibit: The Pennhurst Story - from Tragedy to Disability Rights. A free traveling exhibition detailing the rise and fall of the infamous Pennhurst State School and Hospital

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posted on: 3/5/2016 1:42 PM


The Arcadia Pennhurst Book is Available!

Pennhurst State School and Hospital (Images of America) by the PMPA's J. Gregory Pirmann is now available for purchase at Amazon!

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posted on: 6/3/2015 1:39 PM


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posted on: 1/17/2015 7:48 AM


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