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Aging in place

United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging.

Aging in place

community-based care for older Virginians : hearing before the Special Committee on Aging, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, second session, Charlottesville, VA, April 11, 1990.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aged -- Home care -- Virginia.,
  • Home care services -- Virginia.,
  • Aged -- Services for -- Virginia.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCommunity based care for older Virginians.
    SeriesS. hrg -- 101-1202.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 78 p. ;
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15288371M


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