ERIC Number: ED055633
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Feb-28
Reference Count: 0
Information and Referral Services: Notes for Managers; Working Draft.
American Rehabilitation Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn. Inst. for Interdisciplinary Studies.
The Administration on Aging is developing a plan for a nationwide network of information and referral (I & R) Centers to help older people increase their knowledge and awareness of the kinds of services and programs available to them and to provide them with a linkage to these services and programs. This manual, directed toward the information center manager includes these chapters: (1) Why an I & R Center for the Elderly - Some Examples of Problems; (2) What an I & R Center Can Do; (3) Qualities or Characteristics Essential to the Service of an I & R Center; (4) Qualities of an Information and Referral Worker; (5) Areas of Knowledge Needed to Launch an I & R Center; (6) To Set Up Shop; and (7) Work or Time Management to Make Service Feasible. Appendix A is a sample news release form and Appendix B contains supplementary materials. (Other manuals in this series are available as LI 003187, and LI 003189 through LI 003195). (Author/NH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration on Aging (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Rehabilitation Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn. Inst. for Interdisciplinary Studies.
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