ERIC Number: ED069089
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Mental Retardation Source Book of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.
Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Office of Mental Retardation Coordination.
The source book is a compilation of statistical data from all of the mental retardation programs administered by the various agencies of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. The first of three major sections, which concerns inpatient statistics from residential institutions, presents such data as number and characteristics of residents and facility licensure requirements. The second section of data deals with outpatient or day care services, presenting information on various types of outpatient clinics and on educational services for retarded children. The third section contains data on four selected Federal programs of which the retarded constitute part of the recipients or beneficiaries: Social Security Administration (SSA) Childhood Disability Allowance program, SSA Worker Disability Allowance program, Rehabilitation Services Administration rehabilitation program, and public assistance programs. (KW)
Publication Type: N/A
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Authoring Institution: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC. Office of Mental Retardation Coordination.