ERIC Number: ED117100
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
University Affiliated Facilities Program of South Carolina.
Winthrop Coll., Rock Hill, SC.
The University Associated Facilities (UAF) Program of South Carolina is comprised of 24 colleges and universities under a grant awarded to Winthrop College and the University of South Carolina. Objectives of the program are to (1) provide interdisciplinary training to students from a broad range of disciplines in the evaluation and management of developmentally handicapped individuals, (2) provide inservice training to personnel in specialized and generic programs supporting normalization and mainstreaming efforts, (3) demonstrate exemplary service models, (4) foster research and evaluation, and (5) provide technical assistance. The participating institutions cooperate to share faculty, resources, and workshops. They provide direct services to parents and schools and help plan South Carolina's program for the developmentally disabled. Services are provided to the handicapped as a vehicle for training and include diagnosis, evaluation, recommendations, counseling, speech therapy, recreation, and advocacy. (CD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Winthrop Coll., Rock Hill, SC.
Identifiers - Location: South Carolina