Extra Care Housing: Top tips for commissioners

Cover Viewpoint 75

Housing LIN Viewpoint no 75 - After spending five years commissioning new extra care housing, Paul Smith (former extra care housing commissioner, Staffordshire County Council, and now Director at Foundations) writes that Staffordshire has gone from 7 to 20 schemes, with more on the way.

This viewpoint reflects on what worked and offers a useful top ten tips for commissioning extra care housing at scale.