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Prime of Our Lives (Assisted Living) #170583

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 03, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statistics on age and the need for personal assistance cited.

(Springfield, Virginia: Carole Simpson) The assisted living facility in Springfield, Virginia, which provides a mid-point between living at home and in a nursing home for those in their 80s, visited; scenes shown to illustrate how this care management works. [Daughter Pat OLIVER, mother Helen BRADLEY, Sunrise Assisted Living Kevin HUNTER, Assisted Living Federation of American Karen WAYNE - comment on the program and the facility.] The comparative cost of nursing home, home nurse and assisted living care outlined on screen.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) ABC News Website named and tomorrow's segment noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Simpson, Carole

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