ERIC Number: EJ444986
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The Personal Assistance Dilemma for People with Disabilities Living in Rural Areas.
Nosek, Margaret A.
Rural Special Education Quarterly, v11 n1 p36-40 1992
Disabled persons may receive needed personal assistance from spouse, parents, other family, or a hired assistant (possibly shared) who is compensated by cash or barter. Disabled persons in rural areas rely heavily on family members and face overwhelming locational, financial, and attitudinal barriers to independent living. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme issue with title "Independent Living."