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Planning for the Growing Older Population: Conducting Community Needs Assessments
Office of Community Partnerships Posters
  • Caitlin Coyle, University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Hayley Gravette, University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Jan Mutchler, University of Massachusetts Boston
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Goals and Objectives: To describe the aging population of each community; To investigate the needs, interests and opinions of mature residents relating to their aging needs for age-related services in their respective communities; To provide recommendations to community partners and their stakeholders about how to create strong communities for older adults, based on needs assessment results; Generate reports and other documents to be used by the Department of Elder Services, other town offices, organizations that provide services, advocates, and community members.

Presented as part of the poster showcase at the Office of Community Partnerships' Community-Engaged Partnerships Symposium on April 10, 2013 at UMass Boston.

Community Engaged/Serving
No, this is not community-engaged.
Citation Information
Caitlin Coyle, Hayley Gravette, Jan Mutchler and. "Planning for the Growing Older Population: Conducting Community Needs Assessments" (2013)
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