ERIC Number: ED162473
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Nov
Reference Count: 0
A Community Respite Care Program for the Mentally Retarded and/or Physically Handicapped. A Handbook.
The handbook provides an overview of developing and operating a respite care program for mentally and/or physically handicapped persons. The following procedures are addressed: staffing, setting fees, funding, recruiting service providers, training service providers, informing families, and referring requests for respite care. Sample forms, including registration cards, application forms for registry members, and medical release forms are appended. (CL)
Descriptors: Mental Retardation, Physical Disabilities, Program Administration, Program Development, Records (Forms), Respite Care
Childcare Assistance Program for Special Children, Inc., Box 1217, Springfield, Virginia 22151 ($3.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Childcare Assistance Program for Special Children, Inc., Vienna, VA.
Note: Organization has relocated in Vienna, Va.