Title

The Dollars and Sense of Promoting Self Sufficiency of Persons with Disabilities

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry, Center for Mental Health Services Research; Center for Health Policy and Research

Publication Date

1990-12

Document Type

Other

Subjects

Disabled Persons; Self Care; Family; Social Support; Home Care Services; Independent Living

Disciplines

Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology

Abstract

Summary: This paper presents strong evidence that providing integrated in-home and family support services for people with disabilities is cost effective.

Source

Ellison, M. L. & Ashbaugh, J. (1990). The dollars and sense of promoting self‑sufficiency of persons with disabilities through programs of independent living, in‑home and family supports. Cambridge, MA: Human Services Research Institute.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

The dollars and sense of promoting self‑sufficiency of persons with disabilities through programs of independent living, in‑home and family supports

Comments

At the time of publication, Marsha Langer Ellison was not yet affiliated with the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

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