Life satisfaction of people with physical disabilities: Relationship to personal assistance
, disability status, and handicap.
National contract notice (request for information): Information involvement: Personal assistance
Racino begins by examining the influence of the closing of the first state institution for persons with developmental disabilities in New Hampshire and then progresses in subsequent chapters to discuss how policies have influenced issues such as self-advocacy, community support agencies that provides services to persons with disabilities, personal assistance
services, family services, and independent living.
An Emerging Model for Consumer-Directed Personal Assistance
Services Comes of Age
Announcement of competition: License agreement for the provision of User-Assisted Personal Assistance
1994), satisfaction with personal assistance
(Nosek et al.
In May 1995, after a series of meetings with individuals from the disability community, HHS Secretary Donna Shalala issued a set of principles supporting home and community-based care, reaffirming her support for home and community-based care and personal assistance
services and offering consumers the maximum amount of choice, control and flexibility.
This issue of American Rehabilitation is the first of two devoted to the discussion of personal assistance