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Information needsof disabled people, their carers and service providers

Great Britain. Priority Care Division.

Information needsof disabled people, their carers and service providers

final report

by Great Britain. Priority Care Division.

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Published by Department of Health and Social Security, Priority Care Division in London .
Written in English

  • Handicapped -- Information services.,
  • Handicapped -- Bibliography.

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    StatementDepartment of Health and Social Security, Priority Care Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(86)p. ;
    Number of Pages86
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19293686M

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