Information & downloads concerning caring for the elderly. Either browse using the A-Z listing, or enter keywords to locate specific items. Alternatively you can browse for information by subject matter, or by publisher.

Learning in Later Life – moving into 2006

Briefing paper that outlines the issues around learning provision for older people

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Learning in Later Life

Information on the benefits of learning, overcoming the obstacles, the range of opportunities, and how to find information about learning opportunities

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Private Sector Leasing Scheme for People with Learning Difficulties in Norfolk

Case Study 33 describes the development of a private sector leasing scheme for people with learning difficulties

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Cultural diversity – responding to the learning needs of older people from black and minority ethnic communities

Briefing paper that promotoes the learning needs of older people from black & minority ethnic communities, giving examples of good practice

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Older people & learning – some key statistics

Summary of key statistics about the participation of older people in learning. Raises issues for consideration.

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Pennine Court: Remodelling sheltered housing to include extra care for people with learning difficulties

Case Study 29 describe the development of extra care housing opportunities for older people with learning difficulites within a conventional shetered housing scheme in Salford

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Living on the Edge

Enabling older owner occupiers with moderate learning disabilities to live independently

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