Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/338242
Title:
Day care and day activity centres for people with disablities
Authors:
Murray, Barbara; Gallagher, Anne-Marie; Carroll, Hilda; National Rehabilitation Board (NRB)
Citation:
Murray, B., Gallagher, A.M., Carroll, H., 1990. Day care and day activity centres for people with disabilities. Dublin: National Rehabilitation Board.
Publisher:
Natioanal Rehabilitation Board (NRB)
Issue Date:
Jun-1990
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/338242
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
Day Activity Centres are an important part of community-based rehabilitation services. They cater to people living in the community who because of their handicap cannot or should not malntain the level of working life required for open or sheltered employment This group of people includes those who are mentally handicapped, those who are chronically sick and those who are severely physically disabled. These people requtre a supportive setting where their special needs tn relation to the activities of dally living will be met. Day Activity Centres are Intended to provide their clients with a fulfilling alternative to work and give them the opportunity to come out of their living environment for some or all of the normal working day and week. The centres alm to help people malntain and develop a degree of social independence and live a fuller life. They play an Important role for many people tn helping them to live their lives outside of hospitals and other Institutions. Carers of handicapped people also need the servIce as a help and support- Day centres help prevent further health and social problems from arising wlthin the family. They also make It possible for carers to continue looking after disabled people at home even If It means postponing movement to hospital or other institutions for a period of time. From the Government vlewpoint. Day Activity Centres provide a cost-effective alternative to institutional care for a large group of people.
Keywords:
DAY CARE; COMMUNITY CARE; REHABILITATION; DISABILITY CARE; PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMurray, Barbaraen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGallagher, Anne-Marieen_GB
dc.contributor.authorCarroll, Hildaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorNational Rehabilitation Board (NRB)en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-01-14T16:50:17Z-
dc.date.available2015-01-14T16:50:17Z-
dc.date.issued1990-06-
dc.identifier.citationMurray, B., Gallagher, A.M., Carroll, H., 1990. Day care and day activity centres for people with disabilities. Dublin: National Rehabilitation Board.en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/338242-
dc.descriptionDay Activity Centres are an important part of community-based rehabilitation services. They cater to people living in the community who because of their handicap cannot or should not malntain the level of working life required for open or sheltered employment This group of people includes those who are mentally handicapped, those who are chronically sick and those who are severely physically disabled. These people requtre a supportive setting where their special needs tn relation to the activities of dally living will be met. Day Activity Centres are Intended to provide their clients with a fulfilling alternative to work and give them the opportunity to come out of their living environment for some or all of the normal working day and week. The centres alm to help people malntain and develop a degree of social independence and live a fuller life. They play an Important role for many people tn helping them to live their lives outside of hospitals and other Institutions. Carers of handicapped people also need the servIce as a help and support- Day centres help prevent further health and social problems from arising wlthin the family. They also make It possible for carers to continue looking after disabled people at home even If It means postponing movement to hospital or other institutions for a period of time. From the Government vlewpoint. Day Activity Centres provide a cost-effective alternative to institutional care for a large group of people.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherNatioanal Rehabilitation Board (NRB)en_GB
dc.subjectDAY CAREen_GB
dc.subjectCOMMUNITY CAREen_GB
dc.subjectREHABILITATIONen_GB
dc.subjectDISABILITY CAREen_GB
dc.subjectPEOPLE WITH DISABILITYen_GB
dc.titleDay care and day activity centres for people with disablitiesen_GB
dc.typeReporten
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