ERIC Number: ED031846
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-Feb-5
Reference Count: N/A
The District of Columbia Directory of Services for Handicapping Conditions.
District of Columbia Dept. of Human Resources, Washington, DC.; Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Services for persons living in the District of Columbia, with handicaps due to mental, physical, sensory, or special health conditions, are described. Agencies offering services for several handicapping conditions and government facilities are listed; indexes list agencies by specific handicaps and by services. The address, telephone, hours, director, staff, sponsor, fees, enrollment, capacity, area served, admission procedure, referrals, waiting period, transportation provisions, admission criteria, and services offered are provided in an alphabetical listing of agencies offering direct services. An alphabetical listing of information centers and health education associations gives similar information. Appendixes include services offered by speech pathology or audiology personnel of agencies previously listed and services offered by private speech pathologists and audiologists. (RJ)
Descriptors: Administrators, Admission Criteria, Agencies, Clinical Diagnosis, Costs, Directories, Emotional Disturbances, Enrollment, Exceptional Child Services, Geographic Location, Handicapped Children, Hearing Impairments, Learning Disabilities, Mental Retardation, Multiple Disabilities, Physical Disabilities, Services, Special Health Problems, Speech Handicaps, Visual Impairments
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Authoring Institution: District of Columbia Dept. of Human Resources, Washington, DC.; Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: District of Columbia