A “sense of home”

ABSTRACT Perceptions and expectations of elderly people about residential care facilities The choice to move to residential care facilities is crucial in the lives of the elderly. The decision to move into residential care is often seen as a last resort because older people may prefer to stay at home. However, sometimes this is notContinue reading “A “sense of home””

Tell me more

Care home resident engagement project The Tell Me More Project, funded by Welsh Government is all about reaching into care home settings and hearing from the residents so they can share their experiences and hopes for the future. The project recorded people’s voices via Zoom video and resident’s faces in the form of 2D andContinue reading “Tell me more”

The Howard League | Going missing from residential care

Howard League for Penal reform briefing This is our story: Children and young people on criminalisation in residential care Samantha (not her real name) talked about how she had regularly gone missing from care and how it felt when no-one seemed to care why she was running away. A 19-year-old care leaver wrote about herContinue reading “The Howard League | Going missing from residential care”