ERIC Number: EJ468206
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Volunteerism by Elders: Past Trends and Future Prospects.
Chambre, Susan M.
Gerontologist, v33 n2 p221-28 Apr 1993
Notes that number of surveys indicate rise in percentage of elders involved in volunteer work over past 25 years. Identifies cultural, demographic, and programmatic factors that have contributed to this increase. After describing some current policies and programs, identifies strategies for sustaining and expanding volunteerism by elders in the future. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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