ERIC Number: EJ365752
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Community-Based Prevention for Elderly Victims of Crime and Violence.
Hayes, Richard L.; Burke, Margaret J.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v9 n4 p210-19 Oct 1987
Discusses effects of crime, especially fear, on the elderly. Describes and evaluates a community-based prevention program of support and training for peers of victims of crime and violence. Concludes that using elderly persons as peer counselors can be an effective method of counseling. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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