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Community programs for the health impaired elderly

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community health services for older people,
  • Older people -- Rehabilitation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEllen D. Taira, editor.
    ContributionsTaira, Ellen D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA564.8 .C629 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2526865M
    ISBN 100866567607
    LC Control Number88002084

    Support caregiver’s ongoing emotional and physical health; refer to community support services and provide follow-up and evaluation of services and support times per month. Support caregiver’s ongoing emotional and physical health; explore with participant/caregiver other sources of support e.g. family, friends, place of worship, etc. 1. Centers for Rehabilitation and Community Services. Visually Impaired Preschool Services provides early intervention and educational services to children who are blind and visually impaired from birth to age 5. VIPS also provides parent and family support through educational tools, accessible networking, and quarterly newsletters and Play and.

    Globally, the population of elderly is increasing and their well-being is becoming a public health concern. In Nigeria, poverty is widespread and elderly persons are at higher risk. Unfortunately, Nigerian Government does not provide social security to elderly and the supports from the family are fading out. Therefore, the well-being of elderly is compromised. Incidental activities are those where physical activity occurs as part of regular daily activities, for example, walking to the toilet, transferring and dressing. Performing regular daily activities, including self-care, is the easiest exercise for our patients to undertake in hospital. Self-care can .

    Most home and community services for the elderly are initiated through federal programs, which often contain targeting or limiting factors. Local community programs may have limits as well. The service system frequently changes due to political and economic realities, and eligibility may change due to alterations in the recipient’s needs and Author: Nathan L. Linsk, Patricia Hanrahan, Elsie M. Pinkston. In the area of health and long-term care for the elderly, the mediating structure of the family has emerged in the context of how public programs may supplant or support informal services provided Cited by:


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