ERIC Number: EJ383413
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Productive Aging and Senior Volunteerism: Is the U.S. Experience Relevant?
Kerschner, Helen K.; Butler, Frances F.
Ageing International, v15 n2 p15-19 Dec 1988
The authors discuss the contributions made by millions of older volunteers in the United States. They focus on the federal senior volunteer programs, (1) the retired senior volunteer program, (2) the foster grandparent program, and (3) the senior companion program. These model programs have been successfully replicated in other countries. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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