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.
Chapter 20: Programs and Services in an Era of Change
Programs and Services in an Era of Change
In the previous chapters of this book, we described the wide array of programs and services that exist to assist older adults. Yet to end without describing the important issues facing the nation with regard to service and program delivery would present an incomplete picture. The programs and services we have ...