ERIC Number: ED032677
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Sep-1
Reference Count: 0
Final Report of the Governor's Council; Ohio Comprehensive Statewide Planning for Vocational Rehabilitation Services.
Ohio State Dept. of Public Welfare, Columbus. Bureau of Services for the Blind.; Ohio State Board of Education, Columbus.
The Ohio comprehensive statewide study of vocational rehabilitation is reported. Attention is given to the study's philosophy and development as well as to Ohio's rehabilitation needs, program potential, variables affecting programs, and criteria for establishing priorities. Recommendations reviewed regard the state's Rehabilitation Services Commission, service and facility network, information network, organizational support, program planning committee, and legislation and finance committee. Further recommendations treat establishment of conditions to facilitate delivery of services, provision of services, disabilities of clients needing services, and categories of services. Supportive data concerning the study setting, Ohioans in need of services, and assessment of state agencies are cited; the study procedure is detailed in terms of organizational structure, purpose and design, interstate and state research components, study activities, public relations, time table and critical path, and implementation. (JD)
Descriptors: Administrative Agencies, Administrative Organization, Agency Cooperation, Coordination, Disabilities, Exceptional Child Services, Facilities, Incidence, Program Administration, Program Development, Rehabilitation Programs, State Agencies, State Programs, State Surveys, Vocational Rehabilitation
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Social and Rehabilitation Service (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Public Welfare, Columbus. Bureau of Services for the Blind.; Ohio State Board of Education, Columbus.