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Program NameCaregiver Mediation Project
Program SummaryDeveloped program to identify caregivers to use mediation 1) to assist elders and family caregivers in resolving difficult decisions surrounding care and 2) to assist families in exploring alternatives to unnecessary guardianship.
Agencies and Organizations InvolvedCenter for Social Gerontology, AoA, AAA, Georgia Division of Aging Services, Atlanta Department of Human Resources, Dispute Resolution Center of Woodbury College, Vermont Department of Aging and Disabilities
Funding SourceAoA National Family Caregiver Support Program
Funding LevelNot Available
Program EstablishedEst. 2001, scheduled to end September 2004 but was given no cost extension through September 2005
Materials AvailableBrochures (3), Project Description, Case Example, Posters, Video
Program Contact NamePenny Hommel
Contact Phone Numberph. 734/665-1126, fax 734/665-2071
ContactEmail[email protected]

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