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The over-60's
 — a survey of social problems and unmet needs among a sample of men and women aged about sixty and over, resident in the county borough of Reading
Author(s)Joyce E Arkley
PublisherNCSS, for the Queen Victoria Institute Fund, London, 1964
Pages59 pp
KeywordsSocial characteristics [elderly] ; Services ; Social surveys ; Reading [town].
AnnotationThe Trustees of the Queen Victoria Institute Fund whose financial resources are devoted to helping `the sick poor of Reading' sponsored this enquiry, to discover the nature and extent of social problems faced by the over 60s. The report examines: the practical and personal effects of medical disabilities; income; housing; leisure activities and holidays; and the domiciliary social services and unmet need. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930720011
ClassmarkF: I: 3F: 8BEB

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