CDC Issues Helpful Guidelines for In–Person and Virtual Instruction for Children with Disabilities

January 2021 The MLO Minute: By, Heather Hulse, J.D., M.S., M.A. and Dennis McAndrews, Esq. —           It would be an extreme understatement to say that the current pandemic has required extraordinary levels of flexibility, creativity, patience, and grit on the part of families, children, and educators. This is especially true…

Clark’s Manor: MLO Obtains Zoning Approval for Personal Care Home

November 2020 The MLO Minute The development of a new program for individuals with chronic, but non-acute, mental illness presents many challenges. These hurdles include a variety of local and state regulatory issues, and where a residential program is involved, obtaining zoning approval is both difficult and necessary. Several years ago, the Widger family approached Dennis…