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Federal programs for the retarded

Federal programs for the retarded

a review and evaluation; the agency reports.

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Published by President"s Committee on Mental Retardation; for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • People with mental disabilities -- Services for -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementReport to the President.
      ContributionsUnited States. President"s Committee on Mental Retardation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV3006.A4 F37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination271 p.
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5391430M
      LC Control Number72602885

      After a successful effort by the year-old brother of a girl with intellectual disabilities to remove the word "retarded" from Maryland law, US Senator Barbara Mikulski has proposed a bill that would do the same thing in all federal programs.   In , the Southern Poverty Law Center filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Relf sisters, revealing that , to , poor people were being .

      Developmental Disabilities Policies and Procedures Purpose (Revised 2/1/10 ML #) View Archives The purpose of this manual is to establish policies and procedures for implementing the provisions of Federal and State Regulating Authority for Developmental Disabilities Services in the State of North Size: KB. Panel on Selection and Placement of Students in Programs for the Mentally Retarded., 1 book Michael John Craft, 1 book A. D. B. Clarke, 1 book National Education Association of the United States., 1 book I. Ralph Hyatt, 1 book International Association for the Scientific Study of Mental Deficiency., 1 book P. Martin Duncan, 1 book Anne K. Golin.

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Presented are the reports of 22 federal departments and agencies on their programs related to mental retardation. The review of governmental programs is seen as a needed first step toward mobilization of the full federal potential in coordinating efforts in the gamut of problems of mental retardation.

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In the current fiscal year, the Federal Government will obligate an estimated $ million for the mentally retarded, about four-fifths for income maintenance payments and. The following assistance programs are focused on providing supportive housing and services, increase academic training and employment, and protect against discrimination for people with disabilities.

(Provided by the Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Labor, and other Federal agencies). Torrey examines the Kennedys' involvement in the policy, the role of major players, the responsibility of the state versus the federal government in caring for the mentally ill, the political maneuverings required to pass the legislation, and how closing institutions resulted not in better care - as was the aim - but in underfunded programs Cited by: DOCUMENT RESUME ED EC TITLE Report to the President, Federal Programs for the.

Retarded, A Review and Evaluation. INSTITUTION. President's Committee on Mental Retardation, Washington, D.C. PUB DATE. Jun   Someretarded children and adults receive social services under the Social Security Act Significant progress is being made in closing the gap in numbers of teachers for the retarded.

Federal programs have assisted the states in training an estima special education teachers in the last five years. The book is written primarily for social workers who have to deal with the retarded and their families, to add to the understanding between social workers and the professions, and to discuss current approaches toward alleviation of the various problems of mentally retarded.

The chapter titles are: (1) Causes, Evaluation, and Planning, (2) Where. million a year is now appropriated for federal programs benefiting the retarded. More than twice that amount is spent each year by the states, localities, and private citizen organizations.

The result has been an extraordinary growth in the services which the mentally retarded and their families may call upon. TERM. Federal Disability Programs. DEFINITION. Federal disability programs, which provide services such as cash support, health care coverage, and direct supportive services to eligible people with disabilities, are typically limited to people under the age of retarded persons and those who serve them.

This booklet is a guide to those activities. It attempts to de­ scribe in summary form the financial assistance aspects of the Department's programs concerned with mental retarda­ tion. The programs listed in these pages are evidence of the Nation's growing commitment to bring its full resources­.

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Kennedy delivered an historic speech on mental illness and retardation. He described sweeping new programs to replace "the shabby treatment of the many millions of the mentally disabled in custodial institutions" with treatment in community mental health centers.

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