Senior care: Differences by type of housing

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Description:

This article provides information on the care provided by caregivers to seniors with a long-term health condition, a disability or problems related to aging. It focuses on how the intensity and nature of the care vary depending on seniors’ type of housing. Four types of housing are examined: care facilities, supportive housing, private households separate from the caregiver, and private households shared with the caregiver.

Issue Number: 2015001
Author(s): Sawaya, Carole; Turcotte, Martin
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HTMLFebruary 25, 2015
PDFFebruary 25, 2015