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dc.contributor.authorStrydom, Corinneen_US
dc.contributor.authorStrydom, Hermanusen_US
dc.date.accessioned2010-08-04T15:36:13Z
dc.date.available2010-08-04T15:36:13Z
dc.date.issued2009en_US
dc.identifier.citationSTRYDOM, C. & STRYDOM, H. 2009. The spending patterns of the old-age pension by the frail elderly. Social Work = Maatskaplike Werk, 45(3):241-255 Aug. [http://www.scie-socialcareonline.org.uk/default.asp]en_US
dc.identifier.issn0037-8054
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10394/3403
dc.description.abstractAn old-age home that delivered community outreach services to older people in the community investigated the housing circumstances and financial position of the participants. It was found that the elderly receiving services had very little to spend on themselves and a large percentage of participants could not account for their monthly expenditure. Financial problems were evident as there was no food in the home, the home smelt of urine and dirty laundry and bed linen were evident. The risk of financial abuse is highlighted.
dc.publisherSocial Care Institute for Excellence
dc.titleThe spending patterns of the old-age pension by the frail elderlyen_US


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