aging network linking older Americans to home and community-based care : hearing before the Special Committee on Aging, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, first session, Washington, DC, June 8, 1993. by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging.

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  • Older people -- Services for -- United States,
  • Older people -- Social networks -- United States,
  • Adult day care centers -- United States,
  • Life care communities -- United States,
  • Older people -- Home care -- United States,
  • Older people -- Long-term care -- United States

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SeriesS. hrg -- 103-205
LC ClassificationsKF26.5 .A3 1993e
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 77 p. :
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23269957M
ISBN 100160415179
ISBN 109780160415173
LC Control Number93236354

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