ERIC Number: ED191814
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Families and Futures: Helping Self and Others. Starting a Healthy Family Series/Family and Community Health Through Caregiving.
Education Development Center, Inc., Newton, MA.
This student manual, part of the Family and Community Health Through Caregiving program, focuses on the special needs of teenagers with birth defects. Topics include: (1) the effect of informal contacts with the community, neighbors, and school age peers on the special needs adolescent; (2) society's attempts to meet these needs; (3) problems of and resources available to adolescent parents of special needs children; and (4) ways that students can help community members with special needs. (CJ)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Community Resources, Congenital Impairments, Disabilities, Family Life Education, Gynecology, High Schools, Mainstreaming, Mental Retardation, Parent Child Relationship, Pregnancy, Prenatal Influences
Education Development Center, Inc., 55 Chapel Street, Newton, MA 02160 ($1.75).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.; March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Education Development Center, Inc., Newton, MA.
Note: For related documents, see SP 016 523-526 and SP 016 528. Photographs may not reproduce clearly.