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Sheltered housing and the elderly

Thomas, Richard B. Arch.

Sheltered housing and the elderly

a selected classified bibliography

by Thomas, Richard B. Arch.

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by National Building Agency in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Dwellings -- Bibliography.,
    • Old age homes -- Great Britain -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[compiled and written by Richard Thomas].
      GenreBibliography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7165.G8 T48, HD7287.92.G7 T48
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. ;
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4953974M
      ISBN 10090150243X
      LC Control Number76382240
      OCLC/WorldCa2681121


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The Value of Sheltered Housing 2 The Value of Sheltered Housing The value derived from sheltered housing and extra care housing can be found in benefits to the individual, to the community and to the taxpayer, mostly as a preventative service.

While schemes vary greatly in size, scale and facilities, there are some common areas where we canFile Size: KB. Sheltered housing. Find out about sheltered housing for people age 60 or over, the elderly and disabled people.

Housing for the elderly in the United Kingdom has become a developing specialised sector later than in some countries. The most successful projects integrate housing with leisure facilities and social care.

Generally, people become eligible for specialised housing at Sheltered housing schemes are generally owned, run. Sheltered definition, protected or shielded from storms, missiles, etc., by a wall, roof, barrier, or the like. See more. Sheltered housing is designed for people aged 55+ who want to live independently in their own homes, but with the security of a hour community alarm system in emergencies.

As well as their own studio or one or two bedroom flat, sheltered housing residents have the use of shared facilities, including communal lounges, launderettes and gardens. Sheltered housing; Descriptive survey Introduction Tinker () has shown how sheltered housing emerged in the s as a centrally promulgated policy aimed at improving housing standards for elderly people, forestalling the need for residential care and releasing Cited by: 1.

The Needs of Older People in Sheltered Housing Article in Journal of Housing for the Elderly 19(2) October with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Sheltered housing costs. The rent varies from scheme to scheme, depending on the type and size of accommodation. The rent charged covers the normal accommodation costs and the warden service. In some schemes the heating charge is part of the weekly rent. A separate charge is made for the telecare package and warden service.

Moving to specialist housing, where help or care is at hand. The UK has a wide range of housing purpose designed for older people and where help or care can be called on when needed. Developments (or ‘schemes’) typically include 20 – 50 properties, though more recent ‘retirement villages’ may have or.

Sheltered Housing. About the area: There is a post office and shops nearby. There is a bus stop near to the scheme with services to sev-eral local destinations. Cornwall House and Kent. Crescent Kent Crescent. Bishop’s Stortford Hertfordshire. CM23 3QD.

19 x one bedroom flats. of all pensioners (2 million) are in poverty before housing costs, and 17 per cent are in poverty after housing costs ( million).7 The average median net income for all pensioners after housing costs in /05 was £ for couples and £ for single pensioners.8 There are, however, big differences in the income levels of older people.

People. EAC FirstStop Advice. FirstStop Advice is an independent, free service providing advice and information for older people, their families and carers about care and housing options in later life. The service is provided by Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC) in partnership with other national and local organisations, and brings together a wealth of expertise through one telephone number and one.

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To enquire about moving into a sheltered housing property, please contact the Allocations and Applications department: Phone: Further information for existing social housing tenants who would like to transfer to sheltered housing is available on our Basildon Choice website, see.

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