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Older partially sighted volunteers advocates and community counselors in a rehabilitation program for the visually impaired by Phyllis L. Amaral

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Published by Administration on Aging in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Older people with visual disabilities -- Services for -- California.,
  • Older volunteers in social service -- California.

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StatementPhyllis L. Amaral, LaDonna S. Ringering, Samuel M. Genensky.
ContributionsRingering, LaDonna S., Genensky, S. M., United States. Administration on Aging., Center for the Partially Sighted (Santa Monica Hospital Medical Center)
The Physical Object
Pagination8, 37 leaves :
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17833946M

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