ERIC Number: EJ264088
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Geriatric Foster Care: A Prototype Design and Implementation Issues.
Steinhauer, Marcia B.
Gerontologist, v22 n3 p293-300 Jun 1982
Suggests geriatric foster care is among the least restrictive alternatives to institutional placement. Outlines the basic prototype principles, including broadly defined client population, maximum accessibility in referral sources, flexible use of existing local services, and uniform statewide quality guidelines. Discusses indicators of success and implementation issues. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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