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Community resources for older adults

Robbyn R. Wacker

Community resources for older adults

programs and services in an era of change

by Robbyn R. Wacker

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Published by Sage Publications in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Services for -- United States.,
  • Community health services for older people -- United States.,
  • Old age assistance -- United States.,
  • Older volunteers in social service -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-451) and index.

    StatementRobbyn R. Wacker, Karen A. Roberto.
    ContributionsRoberto, Karen A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1461 .W32 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 465 p. :
    Number of Pages465
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18498273M
    ISBN 101412951291
    ISBN 109781412951296
    LC Control Number2007031735

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