ERIC Number: ED238547
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Child Abuse and Neglect: A Resource Demonstration Program for Region IX. Final Report.
Swinger, Hershel K.
The Demonstration Resource Center was developed and funded for 3 years in Region IX of the United States (excluding Arizona) to establish a regional network for coordination and service delivery in child abuse and neglect. This final report states the purpose and lists the objectives of the center project, providing a brief overview of general strategies devised to meet overall objectives and listing names and addresses of project staff. Also described are efforts made to (1) increase public awareness, (2) maintain an inventory of regionwide resources, (3) provide education and training to professionals, (4) provide technical assistance and consulting services to child abuse and neglect program operators, and (5) coordinate and link concerned individuals and organizations across the region. Subsequent sections of the report discuss major accomplishments of the project, major obstacles encountered, and implications for service planners. In conclusion, recommendations for continuing and improving the project are specified. (RH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Univ., Los Angeles.