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Title: DIRECTORY OF NATIONAL INFORMATION SOURCES ON HANDICAPPING CONDITIONS AND RELATED SERVICES
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: US Dept of Health, Education, and Welfare
Office for Handicapped Individuals
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 233
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Health, Education, and Welfare
Washington, DC 20201
Publication Number: (OHDS) 80-22007
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Directory
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE DIRECTORY DOCUMENTS NATIONAL-LEVEL INFORMATION RESOURCES EXISTING FOR HANDICAPPED PERSONS AND THOSE WORKING ON THEIR BEHALF. BOTH INFORMATION AND DIRECT SERVICE PROVIDERS ARE LISTED.
Abstract: A TOTAL OF 285 ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED UNDER THE DESCRIPTIVE CATEGORIES OF ADVOCACY, CONSUMER, AND VOLUNTARY HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS; INFORMATION/DATA BANKS (INCLUDING FEDERAL PROJECTS); DATA BASE VENDORS; FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OTHER THAN INFORMATION UNITS; PROFESSIONAL AND TRADE ORGANIZATIONS; FACILITIES, SCHOOLS, AND CLINICS; AND SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS. EACH ENTRY INCLUDES THE ORGANIZATION'S OFFICIAL TITLE, ITS NATIONAL ADDRESS, ITS TELEPHONE NUMBER, AND AN ABSTRACT DESCRIBING THE ORGANIZATION AND ITS INFORMATION SERVICES. APPENDIXES PROVIDE SIMILAR INFORMATION ON RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS SERVING THE HANDICAPPED AND SPORTS ORGANIZATIONS BY AND FOR THE HANDICAPPED, AS WELL AS A LIST OF DIRECTORIES, AN ALPHABETICAL LIST OF ALL ORGANIZATIONS AND FEDERAL PROGRAMS, AND AN INDEX WITH INSTRUCTIONS ON ITS USE.
Index Term(s): Federal government; Persons with Disabilities; Persons with physical disabilities; Professional organizations; Public information; Recreation; Schools
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