FRONTLINE; What About Mom and Dad
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- What About Mom and Dad
- Program Number
- Series Description
Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983
- Program Description
Americans over the age of seventy-five are the fastest growing segment of the nation's population. Many have spent all their lives planning carefully for retirement. But they find their savings destroyed by nursing home care and federal programs for medical costs covering much less than they ever thought. When they turn to their families for help, difficult emotional and financial choices must be made.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Public Affairs
- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; What About Mom and Dad,” 04/15/1985, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 20, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_27C67F86E1D74461B7A545EE701E5522.
- MLA: “FRONTLINE; What About Mom and Dad.” 04/15/1985. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. November 20, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_27C67F86E1D74461B7A545EE701E5522>.
- APA: FRONTLINE; What About Mom and Dad. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_27C67F86E1D74461B7A545EE701E5522