Improving Quality of Life for Older Persons: A National Plan for Research on Aging
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The purpose of the program is to raise the concern towards the improvement of older person's quality towards life. This report is created towards the grant of fund for the reduction in disability and also the reduction in dependency which are quite a common thing of old age. The benefits of the program or project is in lowering vulnerability towards disability of older class of people, with dementia, which are increasing at a faster rate. The basis upon which the program or project will be evaluated is on the two reports produced by the National Institute on Aging. The cost of health care for older persons is on the rise and is growing rapidly. The aging problem is creating risks in the area of health care. Hence, there is an urgent need which cannot be underscored since the figures from census depicts that, older persons are considered to be most vulnerable towards disability and also dementia, and this vulnerability is increasing at a faster rate.