Community Resources for Older Adults provides comprehensive, up-to-date information on programs, services, and policies pertaining to older adults. Authors Robbyn R. Wacker and Karen A. Roberto build reader awareness of programs and discuss how to better understand help-seeking behavior, as well as explain ways to take advantage of the resources available to older adults. The substantially revised Fifth Edition includes new topics and updated research, tables, and figures to help answer key questions about the evolution and utilization of programs for older adults and the challenges that service providers face.

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Fernando telephones the local Area Agency on Aging requesting emergency food. The agency staff member arranges for food to be delivered and then asks Fernando why he has none. It seems that he has not received his Social Security check for 2 months. He did get a couple of letters from Social Security a few months ago, but he does not read well, so he set them aside and forgot about them. He ...

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