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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Human Development Services, Administration for Children, Youth, and Families, Children"s Bureau, National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect in [Washington] .
Written in English



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  • Child abuse -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • Developmentally disabled children -- United States -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementsponsored by United Cerebral Palsy of Rhode Island and United Cerebral Palsy Association.
SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (OHDS) 79-30226, DHEW publication ;, no. (OHDS) 79-30226.
ContributionsUnited Cerebral Palsy of Rhode Island., United Cerebral Palsy Associations.
LC ClassificationsHV713 .C3817
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 45 p. :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4237790M
LC Control Number80602267

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