ERIC Number: ED033511
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
California State Plan for Facilities for the Mentally Retarded, July 1, 1968 - July 30, 1969.
California State Dept. of Public Health, Berkeley. Bureau of Health Facilities Planning and Construction.
Written to aid in the development and improvement of facilities for the mentally retarded in California, the guide describes the organization of the agency responsible, the State Department of Public Health, and presents the laws relating to hospital survey and construction, the State Health and Safety Code. Further information is provided concerning the State Advisory Hospital Council, methods of administration, general policies, the construction program, and state standards for maintenance and operation. The plan's relationship to other planning efforts is defined; and planning areas are described and a map is included. The state inventory of facilities is set forth in table form specifying by area the types and numbers of facilities existing, the kinds and numbers of services offered, and the levels, age groups, and numbers of persons served. Also considered are priority data, the short range program, general characteristics of the state, individual county information, and public school special education services for the educable and trainable retarded. (JD)
Descriptors: Ancillary School Services, Clinics, Construction Programs, Day Care, Exceptional Child Services, Facilities, Facility Expansion, Facility Inventory, Facility Utilization Research, Hospitals, Mental Retardation, Program Administration, Program Development, Residential Institutions, State Programs, State Surveys
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Public Health, Berkeley. Bureau of Health Facilities Planning and Construction.