Empowering Frail Elderly People: Opportunities and Impediments in Housing, Health, and Support Service Delivery


This book provides a unique analysis of provider-, environment-, client-, and societal-based obstacles to the empowerment of frail elderly persons in a philosophical framework of social values, as well as an applied framework wherein a variety of international case studies by a distinguished board of contributors provide concrete examples of the feasibility of achieving real empowerment.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Mary E. McCall
  • Leonard F. Heumann
  • Duncan P. Boldy
  • Linda E. Grenade
  • Tokie Anme
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2001


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