‘That’s me, the Goother’: Evaluation of a program for individuals with early-onset dementia

@inproceedings{Kinney2011ThatsMT,
  title={‘That’s me, the Goother’: Evaluation of a program for individuals with early-onset dementia},
  author={Josephine Marie Kinney and Cary Steven Kart and Luann Reddecliff},
  year={2011}
}
We conducted face-to-face, semi-structured interviews with six white men with early-onset dementia (EOD) and supplemented the interviews with a focus group with six wives of the men to document perceptions of a weekly, supervised volunteer program for the men at the local zoo. The program, ‘Get Out of the House,’ is designed to provide individuals with EOD a weekly opportunity to participate in meaningful, supervised volunteer work in the community. Interviews with participants revealed that… CONTINUE READING

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