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After the nursing home ...

After the nursing home ...

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Published by Aging and Adult Services Administration, Washington State Dept. of Social & Health Services in Olympia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congregate housing -- Washington (State),
  • Older people -- Dwellings -- Washington (State),
  • Frail elderly -- Dwellings -- Washington (State),
  • Older people -- Care -- Washington (State),
  • Frail elderly -- Care -- Washington (State)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWashington (State). Aging and Adult Services Administration.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14496785M
    OCLC/WorldCa42203808

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