A New Way Home (Scottish Edition)

…a personalised approach to leaving institutions Scottish Edition by Frances Brown and John Dalrymple. Published by the Centre for Welfare Reform in association with Citizen Network Preface ‘… the difficulty of bringing people back home once they have been placed a long way away is so great that every effort should be made to avoidContinue reading “A New Way Home (Scottish Edition)”

When will we learn from history? – Community Living

Rose Trustam supported the Residential Forum. She spent over 40 years practising what she preached. In an extract from Community Living Magazine June 2020, she wrote… Our relatively recent past “My history in the North West followed a very positive strategy in Hertfordshire in the late 70’s  where as the Manager of a new 3-unitContinue reading “When will we learn from history? – Community Living”

New institutionalisation following acute hospital admission: a retrospective cohort study

Age and Ageing, Volume 46, Issue 2, 1 March 2017, Pages 238–244, https://doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afw188 Published: 15 October 2016                                      Abstract Background institutionalisation following acute hospital admission is common and yet poorly described, with policy documents advising against this transition.Continue reading “New institutionalisation following acute hospital admission: a retrospective cohort study”