The Washington Information Directory is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. Organized topically, this thoroughly researched guide provides capsule descriptions and contact information that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. The Washington Information Directory offers three easy ways to find information: by name, by organization, and through detailed subject indexes. It focuses on the Washington metropolitan area - an organization must have an office in Washington to be listed. It also includes dozens of resource boxes on particular topics, organization charts for all federal agencies, and information about the FOIA and privacy legislation. With more than 10,000 listings and coverage of evolving presidential administration, the 2018 - 2019 Edition features contact information for the following: Congress and federal agencies Nongovernmental organizations Policy groups and political action committees Foundations and institutions Governors and other state officials U.S. ambassadors and foreign diplomats Congressional caucuses

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Education Dept., Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS), Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA),400 Maryland Ave. S.W., 20202-7100; (202) 245-7468. Fax, (202) 245-7591. Vacant, Commissioner, (202) 245-7408.


Allocates funds to state agencies and nonprofit organizations for programs serving eligible physically and mentally disabled persons; services provided by these funds include medical and psychological treatment as well as establishment of supported-employment and independent-living programs.

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) (National Institutes of Health), National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (NCMRR),6710B Rockledge Dr., Bldg. 6710B, Room 2107, MSC 7002, Bethesda, MD 20892-7002; (301) 496-0295. Fax, (301) 480-3854. Alison Cernich, Director.


Supports research to foster the development of scientific knowledge needed to enhance the health, productivity, ...

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