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ERIC Number: EJ589495
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Respite Care Needs of Parents of Children with Developmental Disabilities.
Abelson, A. Geoffrey
Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, v14 n2 p96-100,109 Sum 1999
A respite care needs assessment survey was completed by 574 Iowa families of children with developmental disabilities. Results documented a void in the availability and accessibility of respite services regardless of demography, income level, or extent of disability. Respondents generally perceived that the availability of respite care service would improve overall family functioning. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Iowa