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Income, resources and needs of older people

Ferguson, Elizabeth

Income, resources and needs of older people

selected supplementary references, May 1965

by Ferguson, Elizabeth

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Published by National Council on the Aging in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Bibliography,
  • Retirement income -- Bibliography,
  • Age and employment -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNational Council on the Aging. Committee on Employment and Retirement
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17901634M

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Income, resources and needs of older people by Ferguson, Elizabeth Download PDF EPUB FB2

Some current policies for financial provision for older people assume that people's needs during later life increase as they age, but the basis for this assumption is unclear.

There is a lack of evidence about how people's resources, needs and aspirations change as they move through later life and how these changes could trigger 'poverty'.

The resources listed in this reference guide are designed to assist adults over the age of 55 with disabilities, as well as their caregivers, in handling new physical, psychological, and financial challenges.

Many older adults have to adapt to a disability such as sight. While many people may overlook them when considering examples of community resources, schools, colleges and other educational institutions are funded by local communities through tax revenue and run by groups of individuals elected by the community.

If you are receiving Social Security alone, consider applying for SSI. This federal benefit is available to those 65 and older, the disabled and the blind who have limited income and resources.

The average monthly benefit for an individual is $ () and $1, for a couple. Some states add an additional small supplement to these amounts. Mile High United Way's Mile High United Way concentrates on helping people of all ages and in all stages of their lives. Search for particular resources in your area by zip code or diala multilingual service available 24 hours a day.

Colorado PEAK PEAK is an online service for Coloradans to screen and apply for medical, food, cash. Today’s older adults typically have a number of sources of income.

For most, the primary source of income is Social Security. Other sources are income from investments and other assets, pensions and other retirement plans, earnings from work and, for a small percentage, public assistance programs and veterans benefits. Cost of careBut these estimates still are likely understate the problem for many middle-income assume annual rent of $40, (or about $3,a Author: Howard Gleckman.

An exploration of how older people plan, use and value the resources available to them. This study explores access to these resources, their importance in older people’s lives, and how they interact. Older people's views and experiences of resources in later life; Summary; Downloads.

Based on data from the American Community Survey and the Consumer Expenditure Survey, 14 percent of older adults — million people in — do not have enough income to meet their needs. Most of their income comes from Social Security, and they spend much of it on housing.

Community Resources. The purpose of this section is to provide useful information to consumers in need of social services in New Jersey. It provides links for tax assistance, energy assistance, child care, health programs, re-entry programs, employment and job search.

The volume edited by Jim Stewart and Gerard Hughes provides a welcome addition to the growing body of literature on personal pension plans. The general shift from defined benefit pension provision to defined contribution arrangements has been going on now for some years, and conclusions can start to be drawn about the problems that this has : Lorenz van der Meij.

Disability Rights Wisconsin: The Governor's designated Protection and Advocacy agency for people with developmental disabilities and people with long-term mental illness.

The agency provides advocacy and makes referrals in cases where there has been a violation of rights in areas such as education, special needs programming, Medicare, and Medicaid. Meeting the needs and preferences of low-income older adults to obtain employment: Implications for Federal Policy of the Older Americans Act By Pat Elmer, Mary Branagan, Thomas Saylor, and Ernest Gonzales Policymakers should be aware of the capacity, needs and preferences of low-income older adults to work Size: KB.

Low-Income Assistance The Policy Book: AARP Public Policies LOW-INCOME ASSISTANCE INTRODUCTION The number of poor older people in America is substantial. In about one in six people (almost 17 percent) age 65 and older had an income below percent of the poverty threshold, which was $11, for an individual   The nonprofit also projects that among older Americans: Homelessness will increase 33 percent by and percent by Byafter the youngest boomers reach the number of food-insecure people will increase by 50 percent.

Byabout 72 million will be living in Author: Barbranda Lumpkins Walls. Trained and certified AARP Tax-Aide volunteer counselors help people of low-to-middle income with special attention to those aged 60 and older.

For more information on TCE call To locate the nearest AARP Tax-Aide site, call or visit AARP's website. Read also: Basic Needs Assistance for the Poor Advances Economic Recovery and Employment Goals The current, severe economic crisis has made addressing poverty much more urgent.

Job losses are. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Overview and summary of key issues / Jim Stewart and Gerard Hughes --Pension reform and personal provision of retirement income in France / Lucy apRoberts and Pierre Concialdi --The development of private pension pillars in Italy: an assessment of recent reforms / Felice Roberto.

s and s when Congressional enhancements to Social Security—the dominant source of income for older Americans—increased benefits and introduced automatic cost-of-living adjustments. Yet the poverty rate for older persons in the United States has remained relatively stable at around 9 percent to 11 percent for the past Size: 2MB.

A Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) A Retroactive Coverage. A Two Months Prior. A Deceased Individuals.

Section A Texas Medicaid Hospice Program. A Texas Medicaid Hospice Program. A Hospice in the Community. A Hospice in a Long-Term Care Facility. Section A Persons in Institutions. Older Adults General Nutrition Resource List September This publication is a collection of general nutrition resources for older adults divided into three sections.

The first section includes resources for consumers, while the second section includes resources for professionals.

Resources are comprised of Web sites, pamphlets and Size: KB.This series of AARP Public Policy Institute reports, written by Ke Bin Wu, examines income sources for persons age 65 and older and the distribution of each income source by gender, race/ethnic group, age, and income quintile.

The data in the most recent report, drawn from the March Current Population Survey, show that older persons with low income depend heavily on Social Security and. For older people without these teachers, it may be difficult to get an actual physical book, although there are online resources to which they can be directed.

And local communities and Author: Naomi Cahn.