ERIC Number: EJ435414
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Informal Support from Black Churches and the Well-Being of Elderly Blacks.
Walls, Carla Tooles; Zarit, Steven H.
Gerontologist, v31 n4 p490-95 Aug 1991
Explored types of support black churches and families provide and how support relates to the well-being of elderly blacks (n=98). Findings indicated that family networks were perceived as more supportive than the church network but that church support contributed to feelings of well-being. (ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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