Foundation for Aging Policy in the 90's: The 1987 Older Americans Act Amendments : Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Human Services of the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, Second Session, February 7, 1990, Volume 4
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1990 - Aged - 225 pages
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1987 Amendments activities additional Administration on Aging Adult Agencies on Aging agreement Area Agencies assessment assistance Association Berry Commissioner Committee complaints concerning conducted Congress continue coordination Department discussed effective efforts elder elderly establish estimates evaluation expand facilities Federal Fiscal formula funds goals greatest groups Health home delivered meals home-delivered House Human Services identified implement improve increase Indian indicate individuals initiatives issues live Long-Term Care Ombudsman low-income major meals meet Michigan minority multipurpose senior centers Native need for supportive nutrition services Office Older Americans Act older persons organizations participants percent planning population prepared promoting Question receiving Representatives residents responsibilities role Secretary served service providers social specific staff Statewide summary supportive services survey Title transportation Tribe units unmet needs
Page 196 - Aging, the National Association of State Units on Aging and the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging on the reauthorization of the Act.
Page 197 - State agency shall publish the formula for review and comment by older persons, other appropriate agencies and organizations and the general public. The formula shall reflect the proportion among the planning and service areas of persons age 60 and over in greatest economic or social need with particular attention to low-income minority individuals.
Page 170 - Relations and the Committee on Labor and Human Resources of the Senate and the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Committee on Education and Labor of the House of Representatives...
Page 196 - Greatest economic need" means the need resulting from an income level at or below the poverty threshold established by the Bureau of the Census. "Greatest social need...
Page 24 - National Association of State Units on Aging, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging, ACTION, and the Department of Labor regarding library and information services provided to the aging.
Page 204 - (16) develop, in coordination with other agencies, a national plan for meeting the needs for trained personnel in the field of aging, and for training persons for carrying out programs related to the purposes of this Act, and conduct and provide for the conducting of such training.
Page 105 - Chairman Special Committee on Aging United States Senate Washington, DC 20510 Dear Mr. Chairman...
Page 196 - Greatest social need" means the need caused by noneconomic factors which include physical and mental disabilities, language barriers, cultural or social isolation, including that caused...
Page 198 - Act of 1964, which prohibits discrimination based on race, color, or national origin in federally funded programs. The Sandoval decision reversed an understanding of law that had been in place for nearly three decades, and it limited private citizens' power to enforce rights protected by Federal laws.
Page 183 - ... nutrition. Perhaps surprisingly, little has been done in a programatic sense relating specific forms of social interaction to impact upon nutritional practices. The major programatic thrust in terms of relating social activities to nutrition programs has been provided by those projects supported by the Administration on Aging under Title IV of the Older Americans Act.