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The other end of the housing market: Housing for Older People

This paper from law firm Winckworth Sherwood, and supported by the Housing LIN, builds on a survey that sought to better understand what practical measures might be taken to improve later life housing.

Key Resources

SHOP Tools

These Housing LIN resources cover the essential components of planning, designing and delivering housing that older people want.

HAPPI reports

Housing our Ageing Population Panel for Innovation reports and overview.

Extra Care Housing Design Factsheet

Key design aims and principles and issues to consider when developing a brief for a new Extra Care scheme.

Care and Support in Housing with Care for Older People: Policy Technical Brief

This Housing LIN Policy Technical Brief covers changes in the national policy framework.

What is extra care housing?

A general up to date introduction into what extra care housing is as at 2015.

Hospital 2 Home Resource Pack

Essential information for all the professional sectors that have a role in hospital discharge for older people in England.

Pioneering Health and Housing Memorandum of Understanding

Find out more about the MoU and its accompanying Action Plan.

DH Funded Extra Care Scheme Directory

Information and overview on each of the Department of Health (DH) funded Extra Care schemes.