Care homes, retirement property and elderly home care – UK

This site is run by the charity Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC). It provides comprehensive, impartial information to help people make plans for later life.

Too Little, Too Late? Housing for An Ageing Population

Too Little, Too Late? Housing for An Ageing Population – Resource Library – Resources – Housing LIN This report by the CASS Business School and Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation was commissioned by ARCO and advocates a holistic policy agenda including a national plan and a key role for local authorities and healthContinue reading “Too Little, Too Late? Housing for An Ageing Population”

Community-led housing and health: a comprehensive literature review – Power to Change This  review of the existing academic and grey literature on the relationship between community-led housing and health was commissioned by power to Change in Spring 2019. Academics from the University of the West off England used Barton and Grant’s ‘health map’ framework toContinue reading

Elderly Care at Home: What Are the Alternatives to a Care Home?

A recent poll by YouGov revealed that out of 2,000 people surveyed, only 1 percent were happy with the idea of going into a care home. This shows how much negativity there is surrounding the subject of residential care homes, made worse by the horror stories so frequently talked about in the media. Most peopleContinue reading “Elderly Care at Home:
What Are the Alternatives to a Care Home?”