2 edition of SERVE: Older volunteers in community service found in the catalog.
SERVE: Older volunteers in community service
Community Service Society of New York. Committee on Aging.
1971 in New York .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 342-347.
|Statement||A research and demonstration project conducted by the Committee on Aging, Department of Public Affairs, Community Service Society of New York; partially suported by a Title IV research and demonstration grant, from the Administration of Aging, Social and Rehabilitation, Service, U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, with matching funds provided by the Ittleson Family Foundation [and others] Janet S Sainer [project director and] Mary I. Zander [research specialist]|
|Contributions||Sainer, Janet S., Zander, Mary., United States. Administration on Aging.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 347 p.|
|Number of Pages||347|
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