ERIC Number: ED071219
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
United Cerebral Palsy Summer Family Conference.
United Cerebral Palsy of New York City, Inc., NY.
The pamphlet describes the Summer Family Conference program for families with young cerebral palsied children, sponsored by United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of New York City, Inc. A college campus in a rural setting is the site for a 5-day meeting attended by the children, their families, and UCP staff. The program combines education and recreation in mixed family-child sessions. Parents are instructed in the needs of their children, how to meet these needs, the services available through UCP, and how to handle difficulties encountered in living with a handicapped child. Photographs of participants illustrate the pamphlet. (KW)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: United Cerebral Palsy of New York City, Inc., NY.