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ERIC Number: ED131653
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Guide to Resources for Parents of the Handicapped Child.
Northeast Regional Resource Center, Hightstown, NJ.
Intended for parents of handicapped children, the guide is designed to provide information on obtaining guidance and training for individuals served by the Northeast Area Learning Resource Center. Listed are the names and addresses of six national and six state organizations in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Rhode Island, and Vermont serving the handicapped. A bibliography of 80 materials is presented on the following topics: general, neurologically impaired, learning disabled and perceptually impaired, mentally retarded, orthopedically handicapped, and autistic. Also provided are a list of directories of facilities for special needs children, a bibliography of books about and for handicapped children, a description of various parent training courses and workshops, a paper outlining educational activities, and a list of places to look for further help. Appended is a list of the abbreviations used in the guide to designate various handicaps and organizations, and enclosed is a user feedback form. (SBH)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Education for the Handicapped (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northeast Regional Resource Center, Hightstown, NJ.