Using Telecare: Exploring Technologies for Independent Living for Older People

The report has 3 sections. 1. Introduces the concept of telecare and places it in the context of recent policy changes 2. Describes the system developed by Anchor Trust and British Telecom, and the results of an actual field trial 3. Discussion of wha

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Towards 2000: Designing Housing for Frail Elderly People

A report of a Royal Institure of British Arrchitects ideas competition commissioned by Anchor Housing Association

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Implementing Supporting People: A Guide for Support Providers

The Guide reflects current understanding of Supporting People. The main details of the policy are now clear and the Guide covers them. However, at the time of writing, there are still a few areas where the full details are not clear, such as charging. Hen

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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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Opening up the Resources of Sheltered Housing to the Wider Community

Guide examining the issues around expanding the reach and scope of sheltered housing schemes to meet the housing and care needs of the wider community.

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Brighter Futures

A Report On Research into Provision for Persons with Dementia in Residential Homes, Nursing Homes and Sheltered Housing

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Retirement Housing : Ownership and Independence

This report examines the findings of a survey of 1,067 residents of Guardian retirement housing. The report presents information from the survey on the characteristics of Guardian residents, their housing histories, the reasons why they decided to move in

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