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ERIC Number: EJ601286
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-6765
Aging and Developmental Disabilities: Demographic and Policy Issues Affecting American Families.
Braddock, David
Mental Retardation, v37 n2 p155-61 Apr 1999
This commentary discusses the structure of residential care in the United States, the aging of caregivers and the growing demand for services, the increased longevity of persons with developmental disabilities, the long waiting lists for services, and state initiatives to address waiting lists. Policy considerations and recommendations are provided. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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