Performance Improvement 1999. Support Services to Elderly Persons

02/01/1999

TITLE: Evaluation of the Supportive Services and Senior Centers Provided under the Older Americans Act (Title III-B): Design Phase

ABSTRACT: During fiscal year 1997, the AoA initiated a study to plan an evaluation of the Supportive Services and Senior Centers provisions of the Older Americans Act (Title III-B). Through this project, the AoA is identifying the conceptual and methodological issues in the evaluation and will develop an approach to this evaluation. The evaluation is expected to develop outcome measures with broad applicability which can be used repeatedly over time.

AGENCY SPONSOR: Administration on Aging

FEDERAL CONTACT: Edwin L. Walker

PHONE NUMBER: 202-619-0011

PIC ID: 6855

PERFORMER ORGANIZATION: Westat, Inc. Rockville MD

PROJECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 10/1/98