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Focus on Me

Synopsis
Describes the Elderly Persons Support Unit (EPSU) at Ecclesfield, the first of its kind in Great Britain and the first of five to serve Sheffield. The unit was established for 120 frail elderly people living within a half mile radius. Transport is part of the service. The ESPU community support workers replace home wardens, home helps, family aid, social work assistants and community workers.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 52 min.
Year of production
1986
Availability
out of distribution
Uses
Social workers.*
Subjects
Social welfare
Keywords
community health services; old people

Distributor

Name

DMP Video Productions

Web
http://members.aol.com/dmpcec2/dmpcat.index.htm External site opens in new window
Phone
029 2053 0375
Fax
029 2053 0375
Address
50 Porlock Drive
Sully
Vale of Glamorgan
South Wales
CF64 5QB

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