ERIC Number: ED072140
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Jun
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Hearings Before the Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs of the United States Senate, Ninety-Second Congress, Second Session on Nutrition and Human Needs. Part 2--Nutritional Needs of Nation's Older Americans. Hearings Held Washington, D.C., June 14, 1972.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.
This hearing before the Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs began with opening statements by a number of senators. Following this, statements were made by a number of witnesses, including Hon. Claude Pepper, a U.S. Representative from the Eleventh District of the State of Florida; Dr. Jean Mayer, professor of nutrition, Harvard University; James J. O'Malley, acting director, New York Office for the Aging; Elizabeth Breckinridge, supervisor of section on Services for Aging, Illinois Department of Public Aid; Charles H. Chaskes, executive director, Michigan State Commission on Aging; Clifford W. McLous, executive director, Senior Citizens of Dade County, Miami, Florida; San Juan Barnes, director, Senior Neighborhood and Companion Club, Washington, D.C.; Edward J. Kramer, director, Services to the Aged, Henry Street Settlement, New York City; Ivan Simonsen, director, Senior Services, Western Idaho Community Action Program; and, the Hon. John B. Martin, Commissioner, Administration on Aging. Appended to these presentations are a number of miscellaneous articles, publications, and tables submitted both by the above witnesses and by the National Council on the Aging, Inc., the National Retired Teachers Association, the American Association of Retired Persons, the Bread and Law Task Force, Burlington, Vermont, and other organizations. (JM)
Descriptors: Community Programs, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Health Needs, Hunger, Nursing Homes, Nutrition, Older Adults, Poverty, Program Administration, Retirement, Transportation, Volunteers
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Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Older Americans Act 1965