ERIC Number: EJ351956
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Helping Network: Seniors to Seniors.
Morrow-Howell, Nancy; Ozawa, Martha N.
Gerontologist, v27 n1 p17-20 Feb 1987
Describes the System to Assure Elderly Services, an innovative program operated by Consolidated Neighborhood Services, Incorporated in St. Louis, Missouri, which trains elderly volunteers to provide instrumental support (telephone reassurance, socializing, shopping, transportation) for their elderly neighbors and to maintain regular contact with assigned neighbors and refer them to service agencies as needed. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A