ERIC Number: ED101497
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Directory of Resources for the Developmentally Disabled.
Florida Developmental Disabilities Planning and Advisory Council, Tallahassee.
The directory identifies resources which provide services to cerebral palsied, epileptic, and mentally retarded citizens of Florida. Listed are names and addresses of Divison of Retardation facilities; private agencies such as the Florida Association for Retarded Children, the Epilepsy Foundation of America, and United Cerebral Palsy of Florida; and public agencies under the Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services (including the divisions of Family Services, Mental Health, and Children's Medical Services). A key to use of the directory, a map of Florida (showing the counties and the 11 Division of Retardation regions), and a diagram showing the structure of Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services are provided. The major portion of the directory lists local organizations (divided by regions) alphabetically by counties and gives information such as services provided, fees, and criteria for acceptance of clients. Also included are definitions of services (such as evaluation and treatment), a list of residential facilities, an alphabetical index to agencies and organizations included in the directory, and a list of Florida cities and the counties in which they are located. (LS)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Developmental Disabilities Planning and Advisory Council, Tallahassee.
Identifiers - Location: Florida