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The challenge of a generation: A reflection on my past 20 years in the senior living sector

This Housing LIN viewpoint no 87 takes a look at the trends and challenges that have impacted the senior living and social housing sector over the last two decades as well as what we might expect to see over the next 20 years.

Key Resources

Dementia Friendly Housing Charter: A guidance toolkit for a dementia-friendly approach to housing

Aims to help professionals in their support of people living with dementia in their homes and facilitate consistency and good practice.

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.

Going Digital

How commissioners can provide “Living Better for Less” to deliver services supported by technology-enabled housing.

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.