Thinking Ahead housing and related care options in later life

– Help with making appropriate housing choices together – What help is available if you decide it is best for the person you care for to stay at home including: – What can help to support people to live independently – How to make the home safe and healthy – Living at home with a […]

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65 Plus How well does your home suit you

A large print version of the shortened and simplified version of the original HOOP questionnaire, designed to help older people review their present living arrangements, identify any problems, and find information to help solve them.

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Live safely and well at home

This updated brochure, previously titled ‘A fresh approach to later life’, explains how FirstStop Advice can help you explore your housing and care options and how to fund and pay for accommodation or services you need. Sections include Inside FirstStop Advice, Staying put successfully, Moving home successfully, About care and Finance matters.

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Enhancing Housing Choices for People with Learning Disabilities

This paper expalins the range of accommodation options for people with a leaning disability. It is aimed at workers who give them advise and support to adentify their housing choices.

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Should I stay or should I go

This report argues for development of housing options services to support older people to make active & informed choices about their accommodation, bearing in mind their holistic needs.

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Should I Move Housing Choices for Older People

This book provides valuable assistance to older people by examining a range of alternative accommodation as well as help and support to remain in their own home. Also covers heating, insulation, improvements and repairs, feeling safe, help with housing costs. Includes a useful questionnaire to help put things into perspective.

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How well does your home suit you the miniHOOP tool

A shortened and simplified version of the original HOOP questionnaire, designed to help older people review their present living arrangements, identify any problems, and find information to help solve them.

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