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2 edition of Voluntary help in the care of the elderly. found in the catalog.

Voluntary help in the care of the elderly.

King Edward"s Hospital Fund for London.

Voluntary help in the care of the elderly.

by King Edward"s Hospital Fund for London.

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Published by King"s Fund Hospital Centre in London .
Written in English


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This thoroughly revised and updated edition of The Complete Eldercare Planner equips you with reliable, up-to-the-minute information to help you plan and manage caring for your loved by: 3. Two major types of assistance fall under this heading. Legal Advice (with respect to elder rights - about such issues as housing rights, elder abuse complaints, insurance problems, consumer safety); Estate Planning; AARP Legal Counsel for the Elderly.

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