ERIC Number: ED200461
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Coordinating Human Services at the Local Level: Proceedings of the National Network Building Conference (1st, Denver, Colorado, June 23-24, 1980).
Institute for Information Studies, Falls Church, VA.
These 15 conference papers discuss exemplary practices and key issues faced by local human services managers and elected officials. The issues include understanding the local government role in managing human services, coordinating human service delivery, non-service approaches to governing human services, public-private sector cooperation, and network building. Titles of papers include Partnerships in Human Services: Experiences of the Seattle-King County Area; Unification of Social Services--the Utah Experience; Service Coordination: An Introduction to the Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky System; and Intergovernmental Relations and Social Policy in the Eighties. Other topics are The Wyoming Human Services Project: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Human Services Delivery in Energy-Impacted Communities; A Human Services Planning Cycle Model; and Coalition for Human Services Planning. Appendices list conference participants and advisory board members and summarize results of a networking questionnaire. (KC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Human Development Services (DHHS), Washington, DC.; National Inst. of Handicapped Research (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Institute for Information Studies, Falls Church, VA.
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