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ERIC Number: EJ355287
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Using Senior Citizen Volunteers in the Schools.
Carney, John M.; And Others
Journal of Humanistic Education and Development, v25 n3 p136-43 Mar 1987
Describes a "grandparent" program of senior citizen volunteers (N=15) designed to provide elementary school children (N=140) access to caring, supportive senior citizens and to provide opportunities for older adults to engage in meaningful activities in school setting. Results of a program evaluation support the value of the volunteer program for both children and adults. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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