ERIC Number: EJ374737
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Volunteer Information Provider Program: A Strategy to Reach and Help Rural Family Caregivers.
Halpert, Burton P.
Gerontologist, v28 n2 p256-59 Apr 1988
Describes a Volunteer Information Provider Program (VIPP) which was demonstrated in five rural Missouri counties to help families deal with the strain of caregiving. Notes that capitalizing on two community-based organizations in rural areas, 63 volunteers shared information with over 1,100 caregivers in a 14-month period. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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