Project VISA -- Meeting the Needs of the Visually Impaired Senior Adult

By Mary Belkin

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), September 1980

This paper describes a model demonstration project to provide community-based services to blind and visually impaired senior adults. Services provided include: transportation; integration into on-going senior center activities; information and referral; shopping assistance; glaucoma screening; and group activities such as newspaper reading, weaving and discussions. In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.57 no.1, Fall 1980.

Topic: Social Services, Disability and Special Needs, Aging, Elderly

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 57/No. 1

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Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Belkin, Mary. Project VISA -- Meeting the Needs of the Visually Impaired Senior Adult. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). September 1980: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=1554


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