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Training project for social services technicians to serve the elderly

Training project for social services technicians to serve the elderly

final report

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Published by Governor"s Office for Elderly Affairs in San Juan, P.R .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work with older people -- Study and teaching -- Puerto Rico,
  • Gerontology -- Study and teaching -- Puerto Rico,
  • Social workers -- Training of -- Puerto Rico

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesShort-term training program in gerontology for supervisors and social services technicians serving the elderly in Puerto Rico
    ContributionsPuerto Rico. Oficina del Gobernador para Asuntos de la Vejez, United States. Administration on Aging
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11, 2, 15 leaves :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14955867M

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