The Housing LIN is proud to be a founding member of the HoME Coalition and support today's social media day of action to encourage supporters to spark conversations and show policymakers the difference accessible homes make to people's lives.
This guest blog published by the Housing LIN to coincide with this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week, features the #meinmind service and how Clarion residents access to the Togetherall platform, an online community where members can anonymously support each other and share their problems at any time of day.
This Housing LIN guest blog by C&C shares some of the learning from the recent research report on how the organisation addressed the loneliness and isolation experienced by their residents during lockdown.
Welcome to this week’s HLINks, the Housing LIN’s weekly update, week ending 30 April 2021 in which we feature the sector’s key news, views and essential resources through the lens of housing and ageing.
Ground-breaking research into the impact of COVID-19 last year on retirement villages and extra care housing published today. Undertaken by St Monica Trust in partnership with the Housing LIN and funded by the Dunhill Medical Trust, the RE-COV Study findings make essential reading for the sector.
This discussion paper focuses on the need to utilise data much more effectively within the social and health care system to reshape the way services are commissioned, moving away from traditional time-and-task models towards outcomes-based ones.