ERIC Number: ED057842
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Description of Operation of the Information and Referral Service 1962 - 1971.
Health and Welfare Council of Central Maryland, Inc., Baltimore.
The Information and Referral (I&R) Service of the Health and Welfare Council of Central Maryland, Inc. is a threefold operation. First, it is a professional casework service in providing its clients information on, and referral to, appropriate community services in the health, welfare, recreation, employment, education, and related human service field for help with their problems. Second, to accomplish this purpose, it maintains a comprehensive, up-to-date file of information on community resources. The third essential aspect of the operation is to inform the general public of the service, as well as the personnel of public agencies and private organizations and other key members of the community (such as doctors, lawyers, clergymen, teachers, and police). A description of the operation of the I&R, together with the chronological review of its development from its inception in 1962 until 1971 is included. (MM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Health and Welfare Council of Central Maryland, Inc., Baltimore.
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