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Continuing care retirement communities' response to residents aging in place

Journal of Housing for the Elderly

Author: Bowers, B. J.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1989

Abstract:

Though many administrators of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) continue to insist that their facilities are for independent residents only, it is argued that their resident populations are becoming older & frailer, aging-in-place. Survey data obtained from corporate executive officers at 19 CCRCs in Wisconsin are drawn on to explore the changing characteristics of these resident populations, & how facilities are responding to these.

Further Details

Full Title: Journal of Housing for the Elderly
Pages: 65-81
Volume: 5
Issue: 2
Accession Number: 18.3.03
Electronic Resource Number: 10.1300/J081V05N02_06
Keywords: North America, older, health improvement
Reads: 230
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