ERIC Number: ED165389
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
White House Conference Follow-up: Special Issue.
Office of Human Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
The booklet lists administrative and legislative recommendations from the White House Conference on Handicapped Individuals. Suggestions are made for such priority action items as consumer involvement in planning and decision making, establishment of a federal programs coordinating center, and enactment of a comprehensive national health insurance program. Also addressed are the following topics: future plans of the Rehabilitation Services Administration; White House initiatives; state activities in such areas as legislation, architectural barriers, and public attitudes; plans for a White House Conference on library and information services; support for the transbus, an accessible bus; and teletype systems installed in the Office for Civil Rights of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. (CL)
Descriptors: Administration, Architectural Barriers, Conference Reports, Disabilities, Federal Government, Federal Programs, Handicapped Children, Legislation
Programs for the Handicapped, Office for Handicapped Individuals, 338D Hubert H. Humphrey Building, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 2020l
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Human Development (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: White House Conference on Handicapped Individuals