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In Oregon, adult foster care offers support for the elderly

Clip: 07/15/2018 | 10m 17s

In a bid to meet the demand for long-term care in the U.S., some states are turning to adult foster care to offer aging adults physical assistance and emotional support. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Joanne Elgart Jennings reports from Oregon as part of an ongoing series of reports called "Chasing the Dream," which reports on poverty and opportunity in America.

Aired: 07/15/18

Rating: NR

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