Creating Communities of Care: Delineating Work in the Information-Care Relationship
Proceedings of the Annual Conference of CAIS / Actes du congrès annuel de l'ACSI
Caregiving is fundamental to our capacity to live in community yet the work involved in care provision is easily overlooked. This case study explores the information-care relationship while making visible the information work needed to coordinate a community of care for an older adult with Alzheimer’s disease.
Citation of this paper:
Pam McKenzie and Nicole Dalmer. Creating communities of care: Delineating work in the information-care relationship. Information Science in our Communities: Reflections on our Work and the People, Places and Institutions Around Us. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Canadian Association for Information Science, Calgary Alberta, June 1-3 2016.