ERIC Number: ED025072
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Mental Retardation Facilities Construction Plan. Second Annual Report.
Maine Committee on Problems of the Mentally Retarded, Augusta.
Developed in conjunction with the plan for comprehensive state and community action to combat mental retardation, the Maine Mental Retardation Facilities Construction Plan is designed to be integrated with other health facilities and to serve the needs of the mentally retarded. The advisory council and the state agency in charge are described. The following are also detailed: state organization, departmental agreement, state committees having interest in mental retardation planning, the agreement with the Health Facilities Planning Council, and responsibilities of the Maine Committee on Problems of the Mentally Retarded. Goals for construction, development of the state plan, and delineation of the state's five planning regions are explained. A state map of regions is provided, and services for the retarded are presented by region. An inventory of mental retardation facilities covers general data and services. The relative need, methods of administration, and application process are detailed. The appendix presents documents, descriptive tables, and maps. (JD)
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Authoring Institution: Maine Committee on Problems of the Mentally Retarded, Augusta.