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- 'Specialist Housing, Specialised Solutions' post-conference reportResource - Added on
Housing LIN post-conference report of the inaugural Extra Care Housing event held on 1 May at the Mercure Hotel, Swindon.
The event took a panoramic view of the policy and practice landscape to get a better picture of the future direction of housing, care and support for older people.
- A Measure of Success - evaluation of extra care housing for people with learning disabilitiesResource - Added on
Housing LIN Report - The lessons from 10 projects to provide extra care housing specifically for people with a learning disability should be of interest to those involved in re-modelling services, campus closures or trying to create new provision for older people with a learning disability.
Details are provided abut design, care services, costs, tenancy and lessons learned.
- Assessment and allocation in extra care housingResource - Added on
This Housing LIN Report explores the main issues in the assessment for and subsequently allocation of extra care housing illustrated through a small number of case studies.
It sets out the key considerations for commissioners and providers to ensure an effective approach.
- Assistive technology as a means of supporting people with dementia: A ReviewResource - Added on
To coincide with the Housing LIN's involvement in the Prime Minister's challenge on dementia, we have published this helpful review of how AT can support people with dementia.
Co-authored by Tahir Idris and Steve Bonner, they indicate that awareness of the products, devices and solutions available is still sketchy and variable around the UK and there is almost a 'postcode lottery' relating to the quality of AT solutions available to people with dementia due to the varying approaches taken around the country.
- Can self-funders afford housing with care? A guide for providers and commissionersResource - Added on
This Housing LIN 'Housing with Care Affordability Guide' aims to help providers and commissioners of housing with care (HWC) understand affordability from the perspective of self-funding residents (prospective and current).
It covers: extra-care and very sheltered housing; retirement villages (sometimes mixed-tenure and/or with a care/nursing home on site); assisted living developments (private sector HWC); housing for social rent, full and shared ownership (leasehold), market rent; housing association, charitable and private sector providers.
- Charging in extra care housingResource - Added on
This Housing LIN Report discusses the merits of a variety of models for charging residents of extra care housing for their social care.
It explores the challenges in this area presented by the personalisation agenda and the development of mixed tenure schemes, in addition to the planned introduction of free personal care.
- Connecting Housing to the health & social care agenda - a person-centred approachResource - Added on
This Housing LIN Report uses case studies to suggest how involvement of housing and other neighbourhood services in meeting the needs of vulnerable people can improve the health and wellbeing of service users and assist complementary service providers.
It also offers suggestions for ensuring that housing and housing-related services - such as better and safer neighbourhoods - are involved in the planning and delivery of health and social care priorities and services.
- Developing extra care housing for BME eldersResource - Added on
This Housing LIN Report focuses on issues around providing specific extra care housing to BME elders as well as improving access more generally.
It also offers a self-assessment checklist for commissioners and providers to consider when developing their extra care housing strategies and delivery plans.
- Dignity in HousingResource - Added on
This Housing LIN Report covers policy and good practice to maintain dignity in housing and housing related support.
Although the emphasis of the report is on older people, the principles can be applied to all age groups and needs.
- Enhancing housing choices for people with a learning disabilityResource - Added on
This Housing LIN Report explains the range of accommodation options for people with a learning disability and is aimed at workers who advise and support people with a learning disability to identify and extend their housing choices.
It can also be used by commissioners and providers as the basis to discuss the range of housing choices and support available locally.
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