Board Assurance Prompt - specialised housing for older people

This report from Housing LIN in partnership with Nigel Appleton of Contact Consulting and the GGI (Good Governance Institute) focuses on the role of technology within sheltered and supported housing schemes to assist older people.

It aims to encourage decision makers to better understand the use of telehealthcare as a means of supporting independence. It demonstrates the proven benefits of assisted living technology for residents, increasing confidence and ensuring safety and security, whilst providing high quality and cost effective management solutions for providers. It also includes case studies that demonstrate the positive impact telecare has had on care services and resident outcomes across the UK.