TITLE

Transition and integration in leisure for people with disabilities

AUTHOR(S)
Bedini, Leandra A.
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
Parks & Recreation;Nov93, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses transition and integration of people with disabilities from hospitals or school programs to their communities. Importance of community support; Advances in technology and disability legislation; Effects of improving specific disabilities and constructs; Effects of full implementation of leisure education; Integrated community programs and transition.
ACCESSION #
9403086700

 

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