Housing LIN Spring 2017 Newsletter

Cover Newsletter Spring 2017

We are pleased to bring you the Spring edition of our quarterly newsletter, 'Housing with Care Matters' which includes:

  • The Housing LIN Annual Conference hits six (Cover story)
  • A round-up of latest policy developments, funding news and market intelligence relating to retirement housing and extra care housing (pp2-4)
  • An invitation to tender by the Centre for Ageing Better to gather evidence into how home adaptations can contribute to improving later lives (p4)
  • A look at the housing schemes for older people shortlisted for this year’s Elderly Accommodation Counsel's 2017 Housing for Older People awards (p4)
  • A look at the Housing LIN website refresh (p4)
  • An #InspirationalAchievements feature by Carterwood (p4)
  • A selection of recent Housing LIN Reports, Case Studies, Viewpoints and Blogs to keep you informed on latest policy, practice and thinking (pp5-6)
  • Coverage of other relevant resources published in recent months on housing, learning disability, health, social care, dementia, safeguarding and telecare (pp6-10)
  • A crowdfunding opportunity to support the production of a series of Housing LIN videos on Extra Care housing (p10)
  • A comprehensive update by region of completed extra care housing schemes and those in the pipeline in England and Wales (pp10-15)
  • A list of forthcoming Housing LIN regional meetings (p15)



We are grateful to Keepmoat for their support of this issue of Housing with Care Matters