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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


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: 235