ERIC Number: ED259537
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
HEATH Resource Directory, 1985-1986.
American Council on Education, Washington, DC. HEATH Resource Center.
The directory is intended to provide a selection of resources addressing major areas of interest in postsecondary education for the handicapped. General resources, such as the American Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities, are listed and briefly summarized, followed by resources specific to the following disabilities: cross-functional disabilities, deaf-blind, hearing impairments, learning disabilities, mobility impairments, and vision impairments. Subsequent sections focus on nine areas: (1) architectural accessibility, (2) program accessibility, (3) career preparation, (4) employment, (5) technological devices, (6) independent living, (7) legal resources, (8) directories, and (9) toll-free telephone services. It is explained that agencies listed can respond individually to questions and provide published materials. (CL)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Career Education, Disabilities, Employment, Legal Problems, Postsecondary Education, Resource Materials, Technology
HEATH Resource Center, One Dupont Circle, N.W., Suite 670, Washington, DC 20036 (free).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Council on Education, Washington, DC. HEATH Resource Center.