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Age-friendly communities : are we expecting too much?

Author: Stephen M Golant; Institute for Research on Public Policy,
Publisher: Montreal [Québec] : Institute for Research on Public Policy, Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, 2014. 2014.
Series: IRPP insight, no. 5 (February 2014).
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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"Summary: Aging successfully depends not only on the behaviours of individual seniors, but also on the quality of the places where they live and receive care; The age-friendly-communities movement proposes policies and programs that attempt to improve the material and social environments of older people and help them age successfully; Given limited funding and competing demands for resources, proponents of this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen M Golant; Institute for Research on Public Policy,
ISBN: 9780886453138 0886453135
OCLC Number: 876862690
Language Note: English with summary in French.
Description: 1 online resource (19 pages).
Series Title: IRPP insight, no. 5 (February 2014).
Responsibility: Stephen M. Golant.
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"Summary: Aging successfully depends not only on the behaviours of individual seniors, but also on the quality of the places where they live and receive care; The age-friendly-communities movement proposes policies and programs that attempt to improve the material and social environments of older people and help them age successfully; Given limited funding and competing demands for resources, proponents of this movement must prioritize over-ambitious agendas and offer verifiable solutions that do not overlap with other housing, service and care programs"--Page [1].

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