ERIC Number: EJ677762
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Program Evaluation of "Young at Heart": Examining Elderly Volunteers' Generativity.
Scott, Jean Pearson; Reifman, Alan; Mulsow, Miriam; Feng, Du
Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, v1 n3 p25-33 2003
Elderly volunteers in the Young at Heart child care program (n=14), Meals on Wheels (n=14), other volunteer activities (n=24), and nonvolunteers (n=49) were compared. Although child-care volunteers were expected to score highest in generativity, volunteers in other activities did, followed by Young at Heart volunteers. (Contains 10 references.) (SK)
Descriptors: Child Care, Intergenerational Programs, Life Satisfaction, Motivation, Older Adults, Volunteers
Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice St., Binghamton, NY 13904-1580.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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