ERIC Number: ED165363
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
New Jersey Conference on Handicapped Individuals. Final Report.
Dolan, Frank A.
Conference reports and topics of discussion from a series of seven New Jersey Conferences on Handicapped Individuals during 1976 are summarized. Eighty-five of the most significant recommendations from the conferences are presented, arranged by the following 15 subject areas: health research and treatment; recreational and cultural development; architectural accessibility; transportation accessibility; communication barriers; attitudinal barriers; psychological adjustment; economic concerns (employment, economic opportunity, economic security); educational concerns; special concerns (problems of the severely or multiply handicapped, community and residential based housing); civil rights of the handicapped; and unique problems. Appended is a list of delegates and alternates to the White House Conference on Handicapped Individuals. (BD)
Descriptors: Architectural Barriers, Civil Rights, Conference Reports, Cultural Activities, Economic Factors, Educational Opportunities, Emotional Adjustment, Employment, Handicapped Children, Health Needs, Housing Opportunities, Medical Services, Multiple Disabilities, Recreational Programs, Research Needs, Social Bias, Transportation
Governor's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped, Department of Labor and Industry, John Fitch Plaza, Trenton, New Jersey 08625 (Single copies free)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Governor's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped, Trenton, NJ.