ERIC Number: ED039441
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-Aug
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A Guide to Federal Assistance Programs for the Disadvantaged.
Department of the Air Force, Washington, DC.
In this guide to work experience and related Federal programs for the disadvantaged, emphasis is on programs in which the most effective participation by installations of the Air Force Systems Command (AFSC) seems feasible. Beginning with an overview of the needs of the disadvantaged and of AFSC involvement, this paper gives information needed as a basis for program selection. Frequently encountered problems in working with communities, disadvantaged groups, supervisors, and nondisadvantaged workers are noted, together with approaches to reaching solutions. Purposes, funding, laws and legislation, and implementation procedures are noted for the Job Corps, Neighborhood Youth Corps, New Careers, Operation Mainstream, vocational rehabilitation, are a redevelopment, the Community Action Program, and various other employment and manpower development efforts. A program chart is also furnished. (LY)
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Authoring Institution: Department of the Air Force, Washington, DC.