ERIC Number: ED312836
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-May
Reference Count: N/A
Youth in Transition: Developing Appropriate Services for Adult Survivors of Pediatric Disorders. Summary of Proceedings (May 25-26, 1988, Baltimore, Maryland).
Participants from five states (Colorado, Minnesota, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin) met to establish a national network to promote state and community-based models of comprehensive coordinated planning and service delivery to adults who survived pediatric disorders in their childhood. Results of state caucuses, which discussed and listed individual state strengths, weaknesses, focus, roles of the private and public sectors, and goals and activities, are outlined. Additionally, recommendations of focus groups are listed, covering the following topic areas: (1) financing; (2) private sector; (3) public sector; and (4) community service linkages. Also identified by conference participants were technical assistance needs of their states. The conference agenda and the participant list are appended. (DB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Maternal and Child Health Services.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Colorado; Minnesota; Virginia; Washington; Wisconsin