Development of the Handbook for Revitalization of Elderly-elderly Care in the Rural Area

농촌지역 노-노돌봄 활성화를 위한 핸드북 개발

  • 채혜선 (농촌진흥청 농촌자원개발연구소) ;
  • 윤순덕 (농촌진흥청 농촌자원개발연구소) ;
  • 박공주 (농촌진흥청 농촌자원개발연구소)
  • Published : 2008.03.30


This study was designed to figure out the results of proceeding research, to establish the recipients and service contents, and to develop handbook for elderly-elderly care in the rural area. The results of the study were as follows: The recipients of services were contained to healthy elderly from troubles elderly, solitude elderly, and old couple in the community. The range of the services by elderly-elderly carer were moral support, everyday life support and outside activity support. The handbook listed four areas of services including first meeting and observing, mind care, everyday life care, and outside activity care, and then described contents of 47 situations. The handbook will be great help to the rural elderly if it is given to participants of elderly-elderly care program along with the hall for the aged. Further efforts should be made to reflect feedbacks from rural area, and to make series to bring elderly carer up to date consistently.