ERIC Number: ED344396
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
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Sexuality Rights Protection Policy.
This booklet presents the policy of the Colorado Developmental Disabilities Planning Council to affirm and promote the sexuality rights and responsibilities of persons with disabilities. The purpose of the policy is to guide the community and empower persons with disabilities in Colorado to ensure that their inherent sexual rights and basic human needs are affirmed, defended, promoted, and respected. Guidelines are offer to assist in the development and implementation of policies and practices regarding human sexuality. The guidelines deal with privacy, sexual expression, access to sexuality education and services, agency responsibilities, staff training, definitions, legal implications, and laws relating to sexuality and persons with disabilities. (JDD)
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Developmental Disabilities, Legal Responsibility, Legislation, Policy Formation, Public Policy, Sex Education, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Harassment, Sexual Identity, Sexuality, Staff Development
Colorado Deveopmental Disabilities Planning Council, 777 Grant, Suite 410, Denver, CO 80203.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Colorado Developmental Disabilities Planning Council, Denver.
Authoring Institution: N/A