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ERIC Number: EJ513476
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0047-6765
Voluntary Transformation from an Institutionally Based to a Community-Based Service System.
Wagner, Bernard R.; And Others
Mental Retardation, v33 n5 p317-21 Oct 1995
The transformation of a large, private, church-affiliated provider of residential services for individuals with mental retardation from an institutionally based to a community-based service system is described. Factors influencing the decision to close the 200-person residential facility, guidelines followed during the transition, and evidence of consumer and staff satisfaction during the transition are discussed. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A