ERIC Number: ED029414
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Jan
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Mental Retardation Activities of the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Secretary's Committee on Mental Retardation.
The coordination of mental retardation programs in the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (DHEW) and 1968 mental retardation legislation are reviewed. Departmental activities summarized include those of the Health Services and Mental Health Administration, National Institutes of Health, Office of Education, Social and Rehabilitation Service, Social Security Administration, Consumer Protection and Environmental Health Service, and Surplus Property Program. Also listed are membership, subcommittees, and 1968 publications of the Secretary's Committee on Mental Retardation; regional coordinators and offices of DHEW; and obligations for programs for fiscal years 1965-70. (LE)
Descriptors: Child Welfare, Construction Needs, Cooperative Programs, Coordination, Exceptional Child Services, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Health Services, Medical Research, Mental Retardation, National Programs, Older Adults, Prevention, Professional Education, Research Projects, Social Services, State Programs, Teacher Education, Vocational Rehabilitation
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 ($1.00).
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Authoring Institution: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Secretary's Committee on Mental Retardation.