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|Other titles||Personnes âgées au Canada.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1064.C38 E4 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||26|
|LC Control Number||84206246|
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Canada is at fifth place. Story continues below advertisement "Inan estimated five million Canadians were 65 years of age or older, a number that is. Description Institutionalization of the Elderly in Canada provides information regarding the care of elderly people in long-term care institutions in Canada.
The monograph presents the nature and operation of the system of long-term institutional care of the elderly in Canada. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Statistics Canada.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: Text in English and French with French text on inverted pages. Notes: English and French. At head of title: census of Canada.
Title on added t.p.: Les personnes âgées au Canada. "April " "Catalogue Summary: The book traces the history of institutional care in Canada.
It examines the present situation and looks at future trends for policy and research. It stresses the importance of creating interactive support services in the community to reverse the trend towards unnecessary institutionalization.
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Canada’s bishops said that with the emergence of the COVID pandemic came an awareness of the horrible situations in many nursing homes. “That many elderly endured weeks practically in solitude to avoid contracting the virus even from caregivers, and that many died without either the presence of family members or the comfort and strength.
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In his book Differences that Matter: Social Policy and the Working Poor in the United States and Canada, the Canadian sociologist Dan Zuberi examines the experiences of low-wage hotel workers in Seattle, Washington, and Vancouver, British Columbia.
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