Portland State University. Department of Political Science
Date of Award
Master of Science (M.S.) in Political Science
1 online resource (171 p.)
United States. Older Americans Act of 1965, Older people -- Oregon -- Portland, Older people -- Oregon -- Multnomah County
This research sought to determine the impact of the Older Americans Act of 1965 and its subsequent amendments on the ages population in Portland-Multnomah County from 1965 to 1977. After a comparative analysis of ages services prior to the Act of 1965, and the elderly services subsequent to the Act, the conclusions revealed that there was a significant impact made upon the lives of seniors in Portland-Multnomah County area.
Southwell, Joil A., "Impact of the Older Americans act of 1965 upon the elderly in Portland-Multnomah County, Oregon, from 1965 to 1977" (1979). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 2907.