ERIC Number: EJ621377
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
The Quality and Costs of Community-Based Residential Supports and Residential Campuses for People with Severe and Complex Disabilities.
Emerson, Eric; Robertson, Janet; Gregory, Nicky; Kessissoglou, Sophia; Hallam, Chris; Hallam, Angela; Knapp, Martin; Jarbrink, Krister; Netten, Ann; Linehan, Christine
Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, v25 n4 p263-79 Dec 2000
The costs, nature, and benefits of residential supports were examined for 20 adults with severe disabilities living in newly built residential campuses and 20 adults living in small community-based dispersed housing schemes. Participants living in dispersed housing schemes enjoyed significantly greater quality of care and quality of life. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Community Living and People with Intellectual Disability Part I.