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Standards manual for organizations serving people with disabilities

Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (U.S.)

Standards manual for organizations serving people with disabilities

by Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (U.S.)

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Published by The Commission in Tucson, Ariz. (2500 N. Pantano Rd., Tucson 85715) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rehabilitation centers -- Standards -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCommission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 130 p. ;
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14091959M

    The Governor's Committee promotes compliance with and facilitates implementation of the ADA, Texas Accessibility Standards and other state and federal disability rights laws. Public entities with fifty or more employees must designate a person to handle ADA concerns, often called the ADA Coordinator. ALA recognizes that people with disabilities are a large and vibrant part of society. Libraries should be fully inclusive of all members of their community and strive to break down barriers to access. The library can play a transformational role in helping facilitate more complete participation in society by providing fully accessible resources and services.

    employment services for people with disabilities. • Summarize the key laws and regulations that led to inclusive, self-directed services and supports for people with disabilities. • Discuss the significance of respectful and person first language when interacting with and referring to people with disabilities. 1. basis of disability, and will not discriminate against people with disabilities, including seniors with disabilities in the provision of medical services. Procedures will be adopted that ensure that medical services provided for people with disabilities, at a minimum, will meet standards of accommodation required under applicable laws.

      • Children aged who are at a high risk of a developmental disability APD works with local communities and private providers to support people who have developmental disabilities and their families in living, learning, and working in their communities; provides assistance in identifying the service needs of people with developmental. Community-Based Services Manual (CBSM) The CBSM is a resource for lead agencies who administer home and community-based services that support older adults and people with disabilities. The Aging and Adult Services (AASD) and Disability Services (DSD) divisions publish guidance on and explanation of policy in the manual. COVID pandemic.


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