ERIC Number: EJ357661
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Are Needs Assessments of the Elderly Really Used?
Chapin, Rosemary K.
Community Education Research Digest, v1 n2 p38-45 Spr 1987
The study attempted to determine if a client-based needs assessment of 1,228 elderly was used. A survey of 32 service agencies reported that the information was used, but more for support than for innovative action. Recommendations for bridging the utilization gap are given. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Available from Center for Community Education, Florida Atlantic University, P.O. Box 3091, Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991.