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Over the course of the 1930s, meanstested Old Age Assistance (OAA) was introduced nationwide for adults age 65 and over.
As for the elderly poor aged between 65 and 69, they were eligible for means-tested protection under the Old Age Assistance Act (Bryden 1974).
Carson wrote that long-term care facilities under this new Illinois law fell under three basic categories: "(1) those that care primarily for recipients of Old Age Assistance; (2) those that house self-paying patients on a weekly or monthly basis; and (3) homes that are supported by religious, fraternal or similar organizations, or by any endowment, and could classify as 'life-care' homes." [9]
Factors contributing to the decline in participation include wider coverage of the labor force by social security, the extension of old age assistance to persons sixty-two to sixty-four years old, the greater availability f social security and other types of disability payments, the greater prevalence of pension plans, the provision of early retirement benefits in many pension plans, and efforts by employers to cut back payrolls by inducing early retirement.
Two cash assistance programs for the elderly, created by the 1935 Social Security Act, became instrumental in inducing widespread retirement: Old Age Insurance and Old Age Assistance (later substantially federalized under the Supplemental Security Income program in 1972).
* Daniel Fetter, Wellesley College and NBER, and Lee Lockwood, Northwestern University and NBER, "Means-Tested Old Age Support and Private Behavior: Evidence from the Old Age Assistance Program"
Lieberman hardly mentions old age assistance, yet it was the most popular of all the programs created by the Social Security and, between 1935 and 1951, the most important as well.
Old Age Assistance under the Social Security Act of 1935 enabled people to pay for more services at home.
Social Security Act creates Old Age Assistance to bolster incomes of needy elderly but forbids OAA payments to inmates of almshouses.
These pensions later were replaced by Social Security Old Age Assistance and Old Age Insurance.
The grant brought ADC in line with other categorical aid provisions, such as Old Age Assistance or Aid to the Blind, and some promoters hoped that this additional stipend would decrease the need for women to earn.(31)