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ERIC Number: EJ378783
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Informal Support Networks among Aging Persons with Mental Retardation: A Pilot Study.
Krauss, Marty Wyngaarden; Erickson, Marji
Mental Retardation, v26 n4 p197-201 Aug 1988
Data collected on the informal support networks of 49 aging persons with mental retardation indicated that persons living with family had significantly smaller support networks (composed primarily of family members), while those living in community residences or institutions had informal support networks composed equally of family, friends, and professionals. (JW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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