ERIC Number: ED225311
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Nov-1
Reference Count: 0
Special Services and Auxiliary Aids: A Resource Guide for Postsecondary Schools, Rehabilitation Agencies, and Handicapped Individuals. Draft.
Department of Education, Washington, DC.
The resource guide is intended to identify aids and information sources regarding postsecondary education of disabled students. The first section summarizes nine federal programs that provide auxiliary aids (such as taped texts, interpreters, or other services) for disabled students. Information on each program includes project name, legislative authority, brief description, services to handicapped students, campus contact persons, eligible recipients, appropriations, and federal contact persons. These programs include Special Services for Disadvantaged Students, Regional Postsecondary Education Programs for Deaf and other Handicapped Persons, and Cooperative Education Programs. The second section provides brief descriptions on five other resources (such as the National Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, and the President's Committee on the Employment of the Handicapped. Regional technical assistance staff in the 10 federal regions are listed. (CL)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Note: Print in original is not clear and may be marginally legible. Prepared by the Handicapped Concerns Staff.