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Research Report

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Attleboro, Massachusetts, older residents, aging, needs assessments


Demography, Population, and Ecology | Gerontology | Public Administration


This report describes research undertaken by the Center for Social & Demographic Research on Aging within the Gerontology Institute at the University of Massachusetts Boston, on behalf of the Attleboro Council on Aging. The goals of this project were to investigate the needs, interests, preferences, and opinions of Attleboro’s residents age 60 or older. The contents of this report are meant to inform the City of Attleboro, the Attleboro Council on Aging and Senior Center, and organizations that work with and on behalf of older residents of Attleboro for the purposes of planning and coordination of services. The report will also help to build awareness about issues facing Attleboro among community members at large.


Commissioned by The City of Attleboro & The Attleboro Council on Aging



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