The Question and Answer section for Fences is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Troy Maxson is a man who takes seriously his responsibility for his family. His seriousness also becomes his greatest liability. Troy is a man caught between his own desire for freedom, embodied in his affair with Alberta and his fathering of an...
Rose believes that Gabe should be put into a hospital.
I'm not sure if this is the answer you were looking for, but here is one record of Rand's "response".
Troy: Ain’t said nothing. He told me to go down to the commissioner’s office next Friday. They called me down there to see them.