ERIC Number: EJ443984
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Seeking Common Ground between Aging and Developmental Disabilities.
Ansello, Edward F.
Generations, v16 n1 p9-15 Win 1992
Barriers to cooperation between aging agencies and the developmental disabilities system include (1) unfamiliar language, philosophy, and priorities; (2) debate over numbers of older adults with developmental disabilities; (3) funding and operational differences; (4) lack of clear-cut goals; (5) differences in perceived benefits of cooperating; (6) crisis management atmosphere; and (7) lack of cross-trained personnel. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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