ERIC Number: ED034339
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Comprehensive Statewide Planning Project for Vocational Rehabilitation Services; Montana. Final Report.
Montana Div. of Vocational Rehabilitation, Helena.
A report of vocational rehabilitation planning is introduced by the history and principles of rehabilitation, a discussion of legal provisions, sources of funds, planning objectives, and project population and organization. Demographic information, statewide recommendations, and descriptions of state institutions and agencies are included along with the methods used for estimating the potential of inmates. Additional information concerns the disabled and handicapped in the state, the five planning regions, the rehabilitation facilities (treatment centers, halfway houses, and sheltered workshops), and project studies (involving physicians, nurses, professional personnel, school personnel, and a closed caseload study). Related programs on the aging, correctional rehabilitation, economic opportunity, facilities and workshops, military rejectees, public assistance, the rural disabled, social security, workmen's compensation, voluntary organizations, and coordination of programs are also discussed. Five appendixes and a summary of recommendations are provided. (JM)
Descriptors: Community Surveys, Demography, Exceptional Child Services, Financial Support, Handicapped Children, Incidence, Institutions, Professional Personnel, Program Development, Regional Planning, Rehabilitation Centers, Rehabilitation Programs, Sheltered Workshops, State Agencies, State Programs, Vocational Rehabilitation
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Montana Div. of Vocational Rehabilitation, Helena.