Helping older people choose the right home for them An introduction to the costs and benefits of providing advice and support

Outlines five models of support and advice offered to older people which help them consider where they want to live and implement their choices. Models are: 1. Crossroads Care’s Homeshare service 2. Redbridge Council’s ‘Free Space’ 3. FirstStop’s local advice sevice 4. WE Care & Repair’s practical help, advice and support 5. Seamless Relocation’s moving […]

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Homesharing Sharing your home FS27

Homesharing matches an older person looking for a little help around the home, and comanionship, with a younger person looking for a place to live.This factsheet discusses what homesharing is, what the pros and cons are, who can help arrange it, and how to much this costs.

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