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Older people and community care in Scotland - a review of recent research (summary)

Author:
MACDONALD Charlotte
Publisher:
The Stationery Office
Publication year:
2004
Pagination:
4p.
Place of publication:
Edinburgh
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Older people and community care in Scotland - a review of recent research (full text)

Author:
MACDONALD Charlotte
Publisher:
The Stationery Office
Publication year:
2004
Pagination:
62p.
Place of publication:
Edinburgh
Journal article

Living arrangement choices of the elderly in Hong Kong

Author:
CHI Iris
Journal article citation:
Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work, 5(1), January 1995, pp.33-46.
Publisher:
Times Academic

The traditional preference of the Chinese is for the elderly to live with their children. It is also observed that there is a growing preference among the elderly to lead an independent life. It is not clear how well received this new preference for independent living among the elderly in Hong Kong is. This paper is an attempt to find out the factors that differentiate co-residence and independent living of the elderly persons in Hong Kong.

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No time to lose: first impressions of the community care reforms

Author:
AGE CONCERN ENGLAND
Publisher:
Age Concern
Publication year:
1993
Pagination:
28p.
Place of publication:
London

A critical assessment of the effectiveness of community care for older people so far. Makes recommendations for improvements in the future.

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Community care: the elderly, vol. 2, 4th report minutes of evidence and appendices

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Parliament. House of Commons. Welsh Affairs Committee
Publisher:
HMSO
Publication year:
1992
Pagination:
297p.
Place of publication:
London
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Community care: the elderly; vol. I; 4th report

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Parliament. House of Commons. Welsh Affairs Committee
Publisher:
HMSO
Publication year:
1992
Pagination:
17p.
Place of publication:
London
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Common knowledge: a coordinated approach to information-giving

Author:
TESTER Susan
Publisher:
Centre for Policy on Ageing
Publication year:
1991
Pagination:
106p.
Place of publication:
London

Describes and evaluates a project which compiled and distributed a loose-leaf information pack to enable workers in agencies to give wide-ranging information to older people. Documents the various stages of the project, includes sample pages from the pack, and provides a full review of previous work in this field.

Journal article

Utilizing client experience in developing new service delivery models for care of the aged

Authors:
MUTSCHLER P.H., CALLAHAN Jr. J.J.
Journal article citation:
Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 15(3/4), 1990, pp.49-74.
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis
Place of publication:
Philadelphia, USA

Analyses the results of a study of demonstration projects for long-term care of the elderly, comparing different systems of community care including case management.

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Community care and elderly people: Age Concern's response to "Community Care: an agenda for action."

Author:
AGE CONCERN ENGLAND
Publisher:
Age Concern
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
42p.
Place of publication:
Mitcham
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Care for elderly people in the community: a review of the issues and the research

Authors:
CARLEY Michael, et al
Publisher:
Open University. Department of Health and Social Welfare/Policy Studies Institut
Publication year:
1987
Pagination:
17p., bibliog.
Place of publication:
Milton Keynes

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