ERIC Number: ED327991
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Developmental Disabilities Three-Year State Plan: October 1, 1986-September 30, 1989. State of Minnesota.
Minnesota State Planning Agency, St. Paul.; Minnesota Governor's Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities, St. Paul.
This booklet presents the 3-year plan for Minnesota's management of developmental disabilities services and related issues for the period between October 1986 and September 1989. Section 1 presents definitions of developmental disabilities; estimates of general incidence; and effects on individuals, families, and communities. Section 2 describes the Governor's Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities and its members. Section 3 describes staff members providing assistance to the Council. Section 4 examines the state context of service issues, including the scope of services currently available, the Council's major concerns for the 3-year period, and the selection and administration of priority service areas. Section 5 outlines goals, objectives, and funding as well as application procedures for subgrantees under the Developmental Disabilities Basic State Grant Program. Section 6 presents pertinent assurances; and section 7 contains a summary of testimony from public hearings, bibliographic information on Council publications, a list of policy analysis papers relating to the Welsch consent decree, and a list of studies and reports relating to state schools for blind and/or deaf students. (21 references) (PB)
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Developmental Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal State Relationship, Financial Support, Human Services, Incidence, Objectives, Planning Commissions, Postsecondary Education, Public Policy, State Agencies, State Aid, State Federal Aid, State Programs, Statewide Planning
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota State Planning Agency, St. Paul.; Minnesota Governor's Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities, St. Paul.