ERIC Number: ED127008
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Guide to Children's Services: 1975-76. Take Stock in Texas: Invest in Children.
Texas State Dept. of Community Affairs, Austin. Office of Early Childhood Development.
A reference manual of statewide programs for children under age 6 in Texas, this Guide is designed to help public officials, community groups, professionals who work with children and other interested citizens identify and obtain assistance in meeting the needs of children and families. Information is given on state and public agencies, private organizations and industries which offer services ranging from help for handicapped children, Head Start, day care, and physical and mental health programs to public welfare. In addition, there is a breakdown by county of what programs are offered and how much money is spent in each county. Included also is a directory of frequently called officials and agencies as well as appendices containing state laws affecting children which were passed in 1975, number and capacity of licensed child care facilities and number of children served in selective programs in 1975 by county. (Author/MS)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Community Organizations, Community Resources, Day Care, Dental Health, Directories, Disadvantaged Youth, Early Childhood Education, Exceptional Child Services, Federal Programs, Handicapped Children, Health Services, Nutrition, Private Agencies, Psychiatric Services, Public Agencies, Religious Organizations, Social Services, State Agencies, State Legislation, State Programs, Statewide Planning, Welfare Agencies, Welfare Services
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas State Dept. of Community Affairs, Austin. Office of Early Childhood Development.
Identifiers - Location: Texas