ERIC Number: ED179773
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
An Introduction to Rehabilitation of Severely Handicapped Homebound Persons.
Rice, B. Douglas
This manual is intended as a resource document for those who train others about homebound individuals and the services available to them. Subjects addressed include (1) identification of homebound persons; (2) legislation and the severely handicapped (covering comprehensive services, centers for independent living, services for the older blind, and protection and advocacy of rights for the handicapped); (3) general information about services to the homebound; (4) models of homebound service programs; (5) employment opportunities; (6) modifications of jobs for the homebound; and (7) implications for rehabilitation agencies. A list of resources and programs and a bibliography are appended. (CP)
Descriptors: Civil Liberties, Community Organizations, Community Resources, Delivery Systems, Employment, Guides, Homebound, Legislation, Models, Normalization (Handicapped), Public Agencies, Rehabilitation, Services, Severe Disabilities, Special Programs
Arkansas Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, Hot Springs Rehabilitation Center, Hot Springs, AR 71901 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville. Arkansas Rehabilitation Research and Training Center.