Center for Gerontology


Faculty Research

Filling the Unmet Need: A Comparative Study of Rural and Urban Programs of Public Guardianship
Investigators: Karen A. Roberto, Pamela B. Teaster
Funded By: The Borchard Foundation Center on Law and Aging

Project Description: The purpose of this study was to explore similarities and differences between clients and client outcomes of a public guardianship rural model with a volunteer component to those of a public guardianship urban model using exclusively paid staff.