Title

Senior Service Centers: A Comparison of Affiliated and Nonaffiliated Participants

Department

Social Work & Human Services

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Fall 2000

Abstract

The authors divided 275 elderly volunteers into 2 groups (affiliated and non-affiliated participants) and examined demographic, emotional, and practical issues that affect elderly people. There were significant differences between the groups on issues of loneliness, nutrition, and overall quality of life.