ERIC Number: ED063688
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Apr
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Mental Retardation Programs of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Office of Mental Retardation Coordination.
The mental retardation programs of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare are arranged and explained according to the categories of preventive services, basic and supportive services, training of personnel, research, construction, and income maintenance. Then follow eight agency reports that generally contain introductory information, program objectives, program descriptions, publications, program history, current activities, future goals, and economic impact. The agencies involved are Office of Child Development, Office of Education, Health Services and Mental Health Administration, National Institutes of Health, Social and Rehabilitation Service, Social Security Administration, Food and Drug Administration, and Surplus Property Program. Concluding the report is information on the amount of funds available from the Department for Mental Retardation programs. Six agencies and offices described earlier in the report are covered in their financial policy in terms of services, training, construction, and research and income maintenance. Financial obligations reported range from fiscal years 1971 to 1973. (CB)
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Authoring Institution: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Office of Mental Retardation Coordination.