Tag Archives: Ethos of Extra Care Housing

Dementia-Friendly Extra Care Housing Design: Brookside Retirement Living Village (Housing LIN)

Summary Summary The Housing LIN Case Study No. 68 covers the development of the Department of Health funded Brookside Retirement Living Village in Lancashire. It explains how dementia-friendly design is tailored to match local needs and site constraints, creating a … Continue reading

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Extra Care Housing in Socially Isolated Landscapes (ILC-UK)

Summary This International Longevity Centre (ILC) report argues that extra care housing has the potential to reduce isolation and loneliness in older people. The “What Role for Extra Care Housing in a Socially Isolated Landscape?” report, written for the Housing … Continue reading

Posted in Commissioning, Community Care, For Carers (mostly), For Nurses and Therapists (mostly), For Social Workers (mostly), Housing, Housing LIN, Integrated Care, Management of Condition, Models of Dementia Care, National, Person-Centred Care, Quick Insights, Standards, UK, Universal Interest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment