FMU Social Work Discussion

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Surveys of the low-income elderly men showed that 8% of the elderly in the US had not travelled outside their home for two years.  Some elderly men who had lost their wives either went hungry for days while others lived on cheese sandwiches and TV dinners.  Many suffered from severe depression, rarely heard from their children, rarely had visitors, stopped shaving or bathing, and no longer cleaned their apartments.  You wonder how widespread the problem is and what can be done about it.  How would you document such a need, if there is a need for services or programs, and what kind of programs might be needed?
Read the chapter on Needs Assessment in the textbook.  After reading the chapter, find 1 peer reviewed article on the topic related to your needs assessment exercise. It would be helpful to you if you could find an article related to needs assessment in your area, but it is not required. 

Cite the article in the APA style.
What is the purpose of the article? (Describe in not more than two lines the purpose of the article.)
How does the article relate to the case study? (Explain in not more than two lines.)
What type of data were used in the article qualitative or quantitative? (Explain in not more than two lines.)
How was the sample selected? (Explain in not more than two lines.)
How were the data collectd? (Explain in not more than two lines.)
Did the knowledge gained from the article deepen the understanding of the case sudy topic?

Textbook: Royse, D., Thyer, B.A., Padgett, D.K. (2016). Program evaluation: An introduction (6th Ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Thompson. ISBN-13: 978-1-305-101196-8. www.cengagebrain.com
Chapter 3: Needs Assessment

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