Graduate project

A report of two studies : a survey of prevalent attitudes among the adult deaf towards community service agencies and Sentiments of leaders of the deaf in regards to the establishment of a counseling, information, and referral center in Los Angeles

The welfare Planning Council of Los Angeles in a Survey and Recommendations for a System to Deliver Services to those vocationally handicapped by Communication Disorders" point out the great need for services in the Los Angeles area. The report is filled with findings concerning the inadequate services and lack of services to help those having communication disorders i.e. the deaf. With the knowledge of the above material in mind and the challenge presented to participants in the Leadership Training Program to become involved in assaying the role of community organization as it relates to services to the deaf, the following graduate project has taken form