Social Isolation and Safety Issues among Rural Older Adults Living Alone: Perspectives of Meals on Wheels Programs

Publication Date: June 28th, 2022
Publication Type(s): Peer-reviewed Journal Publications
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Author(s): Henning-Smith C, Tuttle M, Tanem J, Jantzi K, Kelly E, and Florence LC

This study used qualitative data from surveys with 42 rural Meals on Wheels programs from across the U.S. to reveal particular challenges to meeting the social and safety needs of rural older adults living alone. 

Published in: Journal of Aging and Social Policy

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