The Resource Community care for an aging society : issues, policies, and services, Carole B. Cox

Community care for an aging society : issues, policies, and services, Carole B. Cox

Label
Community care for an aging society : issues, policies, and services
Title
Community care for an aging society
Title remainder
issues, policies, and services
Statement of responsibility
Carole B. Cox
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Most older persons desire to remain living in the community, but those requiring care are often at risk of not having their needs met. Families may find themselves unable to care for their older relatives, while formal services are often unavailable or inaccessible. Policies and services are beginning to focus on the community rather than institutions as the primary axis for care. This book examines the many factors contributing to needs for care among older persons as well as the ways in which impairments are defined and responded to by both the individual and society. Focusing on practice an
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.6/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV1461
LC item number
.C739 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Springer series on lifestyles and issues in aging
Label
Community care for an aging society : issues, policies, and services, Carole B. Cox
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The challenges of caring for an aging society
  • Community care for an aging society
  • Determining needs for care
  • Policy affecting care
  • Community programs and services
  • Housing needs and responses
  • The role of the family in providing care
  • Ethnicity and care
  • New responses in community care
Control code
ocn298858761
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 181 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826128058
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b30492919
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)298858761
  • pebcs082612805X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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