ERIC Number: ED234018
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983-May
Reference Count: N/A
An Evaluation of the Nutrition Services for the Elderly. Volume V. Questionnaires.
Kirschner Associates, Inc., Albuquerque, NM.; Opinion Research Corp., Princeton, NJ.
This document is part of a five-volume nationwide study of Nutrition Services operations and elderly citizens participating in congregate dining and home delivery services authorized by Title III-C of the Older Americans' Act. This volume contains the questionnaires used in the study. Section 1 gives a report overview and acknowledgements. Section 2 presents the project review field instruments, including a data collection form and questionnaires for state nutrition service directors, area agency directors, nutrition service directors, nutritionists, dietitians, advisory council members, and site managers. Section 3 contains participant and non-participant interview instruments, including questionnaires for site participants, home-delivery recipients, non-participating neighbors, and former participants. (JMK)
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Dining Facilities, Eating Habits, Federal Programs, Food Service, Health Programs, Homebound, Loneliness, Nutrition, Older Adults, Outreach Programs, Participant Characteristics, Participation, Physical Health, Program Evaluation, Questionnaires, Research Tools, Social Isolation
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Support Staff; Policymakers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Administration on Aging (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Kirschner Associates, Inc., Albuquerque, NM.; Opinion Research Corp., Princeton, NJ.