ERIC Number: ED330136
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Dec
Analysis of the Federally-Assisted and State Funded Programs Serving Individuals with Developmental Disabilities in Virginia: Appendix A to the Developmental Disabilities 1990 Report.
Virginia Commonwealth Univ., Richmond. Community Services Assistance Center.
This report presents summaries of federally-assisted and state (Virginia) funded programs as required by Public Law 100-146, The Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act Amendments of 1987. Information presented for each of the 55 programs includes: (1) the administering agency; (2) the legislation enabling the provision of services; (3) the eligibility requirements for receiving services; (4) the scope of the programs (range of the services offered); (5) the extent of services (data on the number of persons served or program expenditures); and (6) the effectiveness of the services in meeting the needs of individuals with disabilities. Programs are grouped under the following services: Department of Labor; Health Services; Housing; Medicaid; Mental Health Programs; Office of Human Development Programs; Protection and Advocacy; Social Security; Special Education; Transportation; Vocational Rehabilitation Programs; and Virginia Mental Health/Mental Retardation Service Programs. (DB)
Descriptors: Advocacy, Developmental Disabilities, Eligibility, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Health Services, Legislation, Mental Health, Program Descriptions, Program Effectiveness, Social Services, Special Education, State Federal Aid, State Programs, Transportation, Vocational Rehabilitation
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Community
Authoring Institution: Virginia Commonwealth Univ., Richmond. Community Services Assistance Center.
Identifiers - Location: Virginia
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act