Over the past two decades, our response to children with developmental disabilities and their families has shifted dramatically, moving from an historical awareness of disability based in segregation and exclusion to one that favors the integration of people with disabilities into the mainstream of community life.
Over this period, nearly all states have developed initiatives to provide families with a variety of supportive goods and services.
This article explores the current status of family support in the United States, summarizing essential program features, program effects, and outstanding issues that must be addressed if the present momentum for family support is to be sustained.
Mots-clés Pascal : Trouble développement, Handicap, Milieu familial, Relation parent enfant, Relation familiale, Soin, A domicile, Support social, Programme social, Programme sanitaire, Travail social, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Enfant, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Developmental disorder, Handicap, Family environment, Parent child relation, Familial relation, Care, At home, Social support, Social program, Sanitary program, Social work, United States, North America, America, Child, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0020473
Code Inist : 002B18I14. Création : 01/03/1996.