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Guardianship and protective services for older people

National Council on the Aging.

Guardianship and protective services for older people

the report of a National Council on the Aging project.

by National Council on the Aging.

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Published by NCOA Press in New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Guardian and ward -- United States.,
    • Older people -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.,
    • Old age assistance -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [177]-178. Bibliographical footnotes.

      StatementProject director, Virginia Lehmann. Editor, Geneva Mathiasen.
      ContributionsLehmann, Virginia., Mathiasen, Geneva, 1898- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3737 .N3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 184 p.
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5883248M
      LC Control Number63014879
      OCLC/WorldCa576020

      We advocate for the people we serve by helping to make their desires and needs known, especially when they cannot speak for themselves or if they have no other advocate. We do this by providing a full array of guardianship and protective services to individuals age 18 or older. Adult Protective Services; Aging and Disability Resource Centers (ADRCs) Blind and Visually Impaired; Client Rights; Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Deaf-Blind; Dementia; Family Care; Find a Health Care Facility or Care Provider; IRIS (Include, Respect, I Self-Direct) Medicaid in Wisconsin; Music and Memory; National Core Indicators Project; Services.   If you or a loved one is being abused, call your local adult protective services agency; you can find the appropriate contact for your area at .


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