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The Impact of the Opioid Epidemic on the Aging Services Network and the Older Adults They Serve

Description
Report highlights the results of a survey of National Council on Aging (NCOA) grantees and partners on the effect of the opioid epidemic on older adults. Details the percentage of respondents from rural areas and offers recommendations and resources to address the epidemic among the aging population.
Date
12/2019
Type
Document
Organization
National Council on Aging
Tagged as
Aging and aging-related services · Elderly population · Illicit drug use · Population health · Prescription drug abuse