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COVID-19 crisis looming in disability services, advocates warn – Sydney Morning Herald

Another outbreak such as the one at Hambleton House in Albert Park is inevitable without intervention, disability advocates say.

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Some residents walked out carrying plastic bags of their belongings uncertain of when they would be able to return home.
An elderly woman who had spent the day peering out through the front window of Hambleton House was among the last to leave. She was escorted out of the home wearing her gold slippers and holding a paramedics hand just after 2.30pm.
Earlier on Monday, a resident at the 25-bed facility defied security guards and social distancing rules and left the residence without a face mas…

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