Co-living: Dispelling the myths

Co-living is gaining momentum in the residential property sector, writes Colin Shenton of Oppidan Life (April 2021) If you haven’t already heard of co-living you are sure to over the coming months, as developers set their sights on Manchester and Salford. While the market seeks to define what co-living is and how it differs fromContinue reading “Co-living: Dispelling the myths”

Research is underway to improve safety for older people when they’re transferred between hospitals and care homes – researchers need your help

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the challenges faced when arranging transfers into or out of hospital, for people living in care homes. Making transfers safer has been a focus for researchers at the GM PSTRC. Researchers are looking for members of the public in Salford and Manchester to take part in a 45-60 minute interview […]Continue reading “Research is underway to improve safety for older people when they’re transferred between hospitals and care homes – researchers need your help”

A Review of Independent Living in Care and Extra Care housing in Salford

07/12/18 Healthwatch Salford (opens new window) undertook a programme of work to observe and review the quality of CQC regulated care services provided in Extra Care schemes across Salford. From June to November 2018 Healthwatch Salford worked with providers to visit each of the six Extra Care housing schemes in Salford to talk to theContinue reading “A Review of Independent Living in Care and Extra Care housing in Salford”