Serving the A-Typical in a Traditional Setting

By Herman L. Zimmerman

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Communal Service, Winter 1973

The author describes how her agency, the YM-YWHA of Greater Flushing in New York City, serves "atypical" clients such as mentally retarded children, teens and adults; brain-injured children; blind adults; deaf children; widows and widowers; and singles. She describes basic approaches, programs and services.

Topic: Jewish Community Centers (JCCs), Social Services, Mental Health, Disability and Special Needs, Community Centers

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Editor: Sherman, Sanford N.

Volume/Issue: vol.50/no.2

Page Number(s): 149-156

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Genre: Article

Coverage: New York, New York , North America

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Zimmerman, Herman L. Serving the A-Typical in a Traditional Setting. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Communal Service. Winter 1973: 149-156.


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