The Golden Years: A Tarnished Myth. The Project Find Report Prepared for the Office of Economic Opportunity Under the Provisions of OEO Contract 2468

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The National Council on the Aging Inc., 1970 - Older people - 157 pages
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Contents

Letter of Transmittal ii
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The Communities
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The Elderlv Poor Characteristics and Needs
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adequacy adequate Administration on Aging aged 65 aged poor Alexandria among Appalachian Mountains arthritis Census central heating church missionary societies clubs Community Action Agency community reports congestive heart failure cooking stove cost County couples dental care dentures Department direct services Distribution for Poor Distribution of Replies Duke University East Chicago elderly persons elderly poor employment evaluation FHA loan FIND aides food stamp program food stamps Forest Counties FREQUENCY OF TRANSPORTATION funds Geriatrics glaucoma Groups Poor Near hearing aids help the aged home health aide home repair homemaker hospital housing INCOME IN RELATION indicated individuals interviewed Kankakee River lack large number last holiday Lincoln Counties Lions Club living alone Louisiana Madison Heights meals Medicaid Medical Sociology Medicare Missouri Montgomery County Muskogee County NCOA Near Poor Groups Near Poor Poor needs Negroes Number of Facilities nursing nursing home nutrition Oakland County Office often Old Age Assistance Older Americans Act older persons older poor organized Pennsylvania percent Percentage Distribution Petersburg Phillipsburg Pontiac Poor and Near Poor Groups Poor Poor Male Poor Near Poor poor persons population poverty poverty level poverty line project director Project FIND Public Assistance public housing public transportation Public Welfare questionnaire RACE IN RELATION Rapides Parish rated received recommended referrals rent Replies for Poor respondents retirement rural areas Santa Cruz County Senior Center senior citizens shortness of breath social isolation Social Security Administration Social Security benefits source of income square miles staff startled reaction station wagons survey TABLE trading stamps transportation problems twelve projects U.S. Senate urban urban areas visited volunteer Warren County Washington Watsonville welfare West Virginia White Negro whites York City

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