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Keywords

People with disabilities--Abuse of; People with disabilities--Services for;

Abstract

In fulfillment of the requirements for the University of Northern Iowa’s Women’s and Gender Studies Applied Track Master’s Degree, this paper includes research conducted during a 200-hour internship experience with Cedar Valley Friends of the Family, consisting of three sections: a background paper, the agency report, and reflection. The research conducted for this project was done so utilizing a manual and scoring tool provided by the Vera Institute of Justice in order to measure Friends of the Family’s capacity to effectively serve survivors and clients with disabilities, as well as suggestions for short and long-term improvement.

Year of Submission

2020

Degree Name

Master of Arts

Department

Women's and Gender Studies Program

First Advisor

Michael Fleming, Committee Chair

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Date Original

5-2020

Object Description

1 PDF file (iv, 91 pages)

Language

en

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Appendix C.xlsx (113 kB)

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Appendix A.xlsx (11 kB)
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