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Role of extra care housing in a socially isolated landscape

 

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Role of extra care housing in a socially isolated landscape

This Housing LIN report highlights five core elements of extra care housing that give older people fulfilling, socially-connected lives.

A report by the International Longevity Centre UK (ILC-UK) entitled What Role for Extra Care Housing in a Socially Isolated Landscape? for the Housing Learning & Improvement Network, has found that older people who move into extra care housing very often find this brings great benefits to their social lives and helps them to develop new friendships.