Strengthening the Workforce to Support Community Living and Participation for Older Adults and Individuals with Disabilities: Proceedings of a Workshop
by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Health and Medicine Division, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Disability, and Independence Forum on Aging
English | Apr. 21, 2017 | ASIN: B0722CL8NT | 115 Pages | PDF | 1 MB
As the demographics of the United States shift toward a population that is made up of an increasing percentage of older adults and people with disabilities, the workforce that supports and enables these individuals is also shifting to meet the demands of this population. For many older adults and people with disabilities, their priorities include maximizing their independence, living in their own homes, and participating in their communities.