ERIC Number: ED390192
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Aug-15
Reference Count: N/A
Developmental Disabilities--Three Year State Plan, Fiscal Year 1995-1997.
Michigan State Dept. of Mental Health, Lansing.; Michigan State Developmental Disabilities Council, Lansing.
Michigan's state plan for developmental disabilities (DD) for October 1, 1994 to September 30, 1997 is presented. This plan includes descriptions of programs and services, eligibility criteria, information on the extent of services, and a statement on the effectiveness of the programs/services. Information on services is provided for the following goal areas: community living, education, employment, leadership development and civil rights, and regional interagency coordinating committees. Specific service and program components are detailed in terms of the target population, time period of the program, resources and funding source, outcome indicators, and implementing group. The types of programs/services by which the goals are to be implemented include: family support work groups, sibling support conferences, community family support models, behavior management conferences, father participation, model waiver analysis, personal assistance services, and case management training. The plan also covers: definition of DD; multicultural involvement; state prevalence of DD; effect of DD on individuals, families, and communities; DD program organization and role of the planning council and designated state agency; interagency collaboration; and budget data. An organizational chart of the Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council is provided. (SW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Dept. of Mental Health, Lansing.; Michigan State Developmental Disabilities Council, Lansing.
Identifiers - Location: Michigan