Family Agency Service for the Aged

By Elsie L. Heller, Edith L. Lauer

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Social Welfare, September 1945

Heller discusses the diverse range of models of social services to the elderly, and the necessity of considering a number of complicating factors unrelated to age that can make each case unique. She illustrates these issues using case examples from her agency, Westchester Jewish Community Services in White Plains, NY. Lauer responds, echoing Heller's call for greater cooperation between agencies in defining and providing services.

Topic: Methodology, Social Services, Social Work, Institutional Care, Elder Care, Aging, Elderly

Name of Publication: The Jewish Social Service Quarterly

Editor: Rosen, Irwin

Volume/Issue: Vol.22/no.1

Page Number(s): 97-106

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States , White Plains, New York

Language: English

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Heller, Elsie L. Lauer, Edith L. Family Agency Service for the Aged. The Jewish Social Service Quarterly. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Social Welfare. September 1945: 97-106. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=5738


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