Approaches to Empowering Individuals and Communities

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Article Publication Date: 
1/3/2006
Summary: 
This article reviews the development of empowerment-based practice in social work. The article discusses the effect that the Cash & Counseling program has on empowerment, specifically for the elderly.
Author: 
Mahoney, Kevin J.; Zgoda, Karen
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NRCPDS
Handbook of Social Work in Health and Aging
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Empowerment Theory; Empowering the elderly; The Cash and Counseling Demonstration and Evaluation; Empowering communities; Discussion and Conclusion

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