Residential care for the elderly in London
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Published by Department of Healthand Social Security) in (London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Old age homes -- England -- London.,
  • Aged -- Institutional care -- England -- London.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementa study by DHSS Social Work Service London Region.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Dept. of Health and Social Security., Great Britain. Social Work Service. London Region.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 77, (15) p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19669356M

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