Extra Care Housing at Bletchley Park (Housing LIN)

Summary

Flowers House is an extra care housing scheme with 34 flats providing assisted living for people with dementia in Bletchley, near Milton Keynes. It is built on the site of the former code-breaking Bletchley Park. Flowers House offers a stimulating environment geared towards independent living for residents; illustrating how housing can support people to live well with dementia.

The Housing LIN Case Study No 83 “Breaking down the enigma of dementia: Extra Care at Bletchley Park” describes a partnership project between a housing provider (Grand Union Housing Group) and the local authority to deliver accommodation and support for people living with dementia.

Full Text Link

Reference

Stuart, D. Walker, A. [and] Beaton, J. (2014). Breaking down the enigma of dementia: extra care at Bletchley Park. London: Housing Learning and Improvement Network, February 2014. Housing LIN Case Study No. 83.

Advertisements

About Dementia and Elderly Care News

Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
This entry was posted in Commissioning, Community Care, For Carers (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), For Researchers (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), Housing, Housing LIN, Integrated Care, Management of Condition, Models of Dementia Care, National, Non-Pharmacological Treatments, Patient Care Pathway, Person-Centred Care, Practical Advice, Quick Insights, UK, Universal Interest and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.