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Domestic Helper as a Support Provider

  • Susu LiuEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter displays the major findings in relation to the social support provided by domestic helper, the extent of satisfaction towards services provided by domestic helper, the existing relationship with positive aging and the attitudes of employing domestic helper in taking care of the elderly.

References

  1. Chong, A. M. L., Kwan, C. W., Chi, I., Lou, V. W. Q., & Leung, A. Y. M. (2014). Domestic helpers as moderators of spousal caregiver distress. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 69(6), 966–972.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Thematic Household Survey Report No. 40. (2009, June 4). Socio-demographic profile, health status and self-care capability of older persons, census and statistics department. Retrieved online at http://www.statistics.gov.hk/pub/B11302402009XXXXB0100.pdf.

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© Huazhong University of Science and Technology Press 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Sociology and Social WorkSoochow UniversitySuzhouChina

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