Homes for our old age: independent living by design

Guide
06/01/2009

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Inside you will find

  • 10 case studies showcasing housing schemes for older adults
  • Inventive design and management solutions linking home and social care 

This will interest

  • Those who commission, design and manage care in residential settings
  • Local authorities
  • Registered social landlords
  • Health trusts

People who need care support generally want to stay in their own home, a view that carers and commissioners have come to accept.

However, some people will need specially designed buildings. This guide focuses on how we can achieve independent living by design.

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