Housing Health and Care

This new policy and practice report from the Chartered Institute of Housing, and supported by the Housing LIN, is essential reading for policy makers, commissioners and providers alike. It gives a comprehensive tour of latest government policies and examples of leadership and how some locally economies have risen to the challenge of transforming their services, […]

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Strategic Moves thinking planning and working differently

CD Rom and Workbook – Strategic Commissioning for Older People’s Services. Workbook designed to help partnerships develop better commissioning to fit the outcomes they want to achieve. It builds on ‘Preparing older people’s and housing strategies’ ODPM and DH 2002, and ‘A Catalyst for change: commissioning non acute services for older people’ DH 2003.

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Developing a Housing and Community Care Strategy for Older People A Do It Yourself Guide

A guide for housing providers to develop strategies for joint housing and community care for older people.

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Extra Care Strategic Developments in East Sussex Housing LIN Case Study no2

Some of the key issues involved in partnership-based strategic planning for extra care in East Sussex. A small conversion from sheltered housing and a larger new scheme catering for a range of use. Different management models are briefly discussed.

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Extra Care Strategic Developments in North Yorkshire Housing LIN Case Study no1

A snapshot view of partnership-based strategic planning for extra care in North Yorkshire, highlighting the variety of issues that need consideration in a large and mostly rural area. One recent scheme and one in progress are described.

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