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ERIC Number: ED100549
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Migrant Programs in the Northeastern States -- Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, (Special Section) The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
National Migrant Information Clearinghouse, Austin, TX. Juarez-Lincoln Center.
Prepared for use by agencies working with migrant and seasonal farmworkers, this directory lists programs, services, and resources available to these farmworkers in the Northeastern states of Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Obtained from Federal, State, and local agencies in the various states, special emphasis was placed on information and data current as of summer 1974. Information is given for each state on: (1) programs; (2) crops and work periods; (3) migrant population and wages by county; (4) labor camps; and (5) supplementary information such as information sources and State exhibits depicting county distribution and State relation to the national migratory patterns. Programs listed provide basic educational, health, legal, and job placement services to farmworkers. Some of the listings of organizations, programs or agencies may contain some obsolete information due to their: instability, being subject to change as new needs, priorities and objectives appear; or as operating funds expire. Information obtained from Federally funded agencies and programs in Puerto Rico durin g February 1974 is also given. (NQ)
Descriptors: Agricultural Laborers, Directories, Educational Programs, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Services, Human Services, Information Sources, Migrant Education, Migrant Housing, Migrant Workers, Migration Patterns, Organizations (Groups), Program Descriptions, Puerto Ricans, Seasonal Laborers, Wages
Juarez-Lincoln Center, National Migrant Information Clearinghouse, 3001 S. Congress, Austin, Texas 78704
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Migrant Information Clearinghouse, Austin, TX. Juarez-Lincoln Center.