Case Studies from Age in Action

Document Type

Article

Original Publication Date

2009

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Age in Action

Volume

24

Issue

2

First Page

1

Last Page

5

Comments

Case study from Age in Action Vol. 24, Issue 2.

Date of Submission

December 2014

Abstract

Educational Objectives

1. Present a general overview of elderly inmates, including statistics, characteristics, crimes, mental and medical illnesses, and disabilities.

2. Describe Virginia’s only geriatric correctional facility.

3. Explain the practice of release planning, focusing especially on geriatric release.

Rights

Copyright managed by Virginia Center on Aging.

Is Part Of

Case Studies from Age in Action

Recommended Citation

Livengood, T. (2009). The Older Inmate. Age in Action, 24(2), 1-5.

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