ERIC Number: ED031838
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
The IHF Plan: The Individual with Cerebral Palsy and His Family.
United Cerebral Palsy Association, New York, NY.
Background information, principles of service, and priorities for action preface a five year plan of operation to provide services for the cerebral palsied. Rationales, objectives, methods, timetables, financing, and programs are discussed for the following priorities: prevention and early care, comprehensive services for teenagers and adults; children with learning disabilities; information, referral, and followup services; architecture and technological aids; transportation; and service in rural and less populated areas. Priorities of implementation considered are staff training, development of a professional services program committee, and assistance to affiliates in planning and implementation which includes consultation and evaluation, influencing legislation, professional education, public information, demonstration projects, action research, and cooperative programing. A financing summary and a policy statement are presented. (RJ)
Descriptors: Agency Role, Architecture, Cerebral Palsy, Committees, Cooperative Programs, Demonstration Programs, Exceptional Child Services, Followup Studies, Learning Disabilities, Legislation, Physical Disabilities, Prevention, Professional Education, Professional Training, Program Costs, Program Development, Public Relations, Research Needs, Rural Areas, Transportation
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Cerebral Palsy Association, New York, NY.