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Title Faith-based initiatives and aging services / F. Ellen Netting, James W. Ellor, editors.
Imprint Binghamton, N.Y. : Haworth Pastoral Press, ©2004.

Series Journal of religious gerontology monographic "separates"
Subject Aging -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Older Christians -- Religious life.
Church work with older people.
Church charities -- United States.
Human services -- United States.
Church and state -- United States.
Health Services for the Aged.
Alt Name Netting, F. Ellen.
Ellor, James W.
Alternate Title Journal of religious gerontology.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 165 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Separation of church and state: impact on faith-based services -- The role of religious congregations in the social service system -- Faith-related agencies and their implications for aging services -- Dialogue with Elizabeth Seale-Scott, Director, Center for Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services -- Baptist perspectives on faith-based initiatives and religious liberty -- Managing older volunteers -- Faith organizations and ethnically diverse elders: a community action model -- The heritage of religion and spirituality in the field of gerontology: Don Clingan, Tom Cook, and the National Interfaith Coalition on Aging.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Print version record.
Summary Gain an understanding of the increased role religious congregations now play in providing social support to the elderlyReligious congregations and faith-based organizations (FBO) from the Jewish, Christian, and Islamic traditions have worked on behalf of older adults for centuries. But the initiation of President Bush's Office of Faith-Based Initiatives has raised many questions from both the traditional secular and sectarian services as well as many nontraditional services found in each community. Faith-Based Initiatives and Aging Services addresses the issues of the separation of.
Note English.
ISBN 9781136433047 (electronic bk.)
113643304X (electronic bk.)
078902733X (alk. paper)
9780789027337 (alk. paper)
0789027348 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780789027344 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9781136433115 (e-book: ePub)
9781136433184 (e-book: Mobi)
ISBN/ISSN 10.4324/9780203051139
OCLC # 643959078
Additional Format Print version: Faith-based initiatives and aging services. Binghamton, N.Y. : Haworth Pastoral Press, ©2004 (DLC) 2004017174 (OCoLC)56109152