ERIC Number: EJ283628
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Developing Respite Care: A Support Service for Families with Disabled Members.
Upshur, Carole C.
Family Relations, v32 n1 p13-20 Jan 1983
Describes respite care, a temporary relief service for families with developmentally disabled members at home, as an essential element in preventing institutionalization of disabled persons. Major approaches for providing respite care are identified. The advantages and disadvantages of the different approaches are discussed. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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