ERIC Number: ED336890
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
HEATH Resource Directory, 1991-92.
American Council on Education, Washington, DC. HEATH Resource Center.
This issue of a biannual directory contains a selection of resources in the field of postsecondary education and disability. The directory is organized into the following sections: (1) "Advocacy, Access, and Awareness," covering advocacy and awareness across disabilities, architectural access, education and career access, and family support; (2) "Community Integration," covering employment, independent living, and rehabilitation; (3) "Disability-Specific Organizations," listing organizations concerned with chronic illness, developmental disabilities, hearing impairment, learning disabilities, mobility impairment and injury-related disabilities, psychiatric disabilities, and vision impairment; (4) "Funding"; (5) "Legal Assistance," describing legal assistance organizations, federal laws and regulations, and technical assistance on civil rights; and (6) "Technology." Within each section, organizational and institutional resources are named, their addresses and telephone numbers provided, and their purpose and services described. A list of toll-free telephone services concludes the directory. (JDD)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Advocacy, Disabilities, Employment, Independent Living, Information Sources, Legal Aid, Postsecondary Education, Rehabilitation, Resources, Social Integration, Student Financial Aid, Technology
HEATH Resource Center, One Dupont Circle, Suite 800, 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.