ERIC Number: ED043145
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
[Promise in Progress: Final Progress Report on Mental Retardation Planning and Implementation in West Virginia.]
West Virginia State Commission on Mental Retardation, Charleston.
The final report of the West Virginia Commission on Mental Retardation reports of the planning and implementation of programs for the mentally handicapped in the state. Described are specific accomplishments since the Commission was created in 1964 to help governmental agencies and civic groups in preparing programs. Progress in the following areas is detailed: legislation passed and proposed, public awareness and consulting services, prevention, education, residential care, rehabilitation, and recreation. Projects and proposals that have become reality in each of the nine state regions are summarized. (KW)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: West Virginia State Commission on Mental Retardation, Charleston.
Identifiers: West Virginia