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6/21 -- Documentary "Almost Home" screening at the Cultural Center

Posted By on 06.20.08 at 01:48 PM

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Almost Home, about the transformation of an American nursing home, screens free Saturday at 2 PM at the Chicago Cultural Center's Claudia Cassidy Theater. Produced for the PBS documentary series Independent Lens, the film chronicles the struggles of ailing patients, emotionally torn caregivers, and low-paid orderlies as they struggle to implement changes that could "shuck the nursing home stigma."

For more information, call 312-744-1430 or visit the CCC here.

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