ERIC Number: EJ602921
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Mar
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Intergenerational Programming in Action: Befrienders.
Osborne, Sandra S.; Bullock, Janis R.
Educational Gerontology, v26 n2 p169-82 Mar 2000
The rural Montana Befrienders program pairs homebound older adults with volunteers aged 19-35 for companionship and assistance. Formal and informal evaluation identified benefits for seniors, their families, and volunteers. Most of the elders wanted volunteers to spend more time with them. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Montana