ERIC Number: ED029431
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Directory of Services for the Mentally Regarded in Georgia.
Georgia State Dept. of Public Health, Atlanta. Council on Mental Retardation.
Services available from the following state agencies in Georgia are described: the Department of Public Health, including state hospitals and schools, public health and community services, and services for maternal and child health, crippled children, and school health; the Exceptional Child and Vocational Rehabilitation Divisions of the Department of Education; the Department of Family and Children Services; the Recreation Commission; and university and hospital programs. Services provided by associations for the retarded, speech impaired, visually handicapped, crippled and cerebral palsied are discussed; and lists of day care and residential facilities for the retarded are included. Regional clinics, procedures, admission policies, and priorities for admission are considered. The location of 21 regular and specialized vocational rehabilitation services, and addresses of commissions and agencies to contact for further information are provided. (JK)
Descriptors: Cerebral Palsy, College Programs, Community Services, Day Care, Exceptional Child Services, Health Services, Institutions, Medical Schools, Mental Retardation, Physical Disabilities, Private Agencies, Recreational Programs, Special Classes, Speech and Hearing Clinics, State Agencies, State Programs, Visual Impairments, Vocational Rehabilitation, Welfare Services
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Dept. of Public Health, Atlanta. Council on Mental Retardation.