Section: Housing for the Elderly

New report calls for policies that incentivise downsizing and makes moving easier for older people

Posted 05.06.20
Housing LIN: Further reading

A new report, commissioned by ARCO, highlights how high-quality retirement housing has a crucial role to play in tackling the urgent housing, health and social care challenges facing an ageing population.

'Too Little, Too Late? Housing for An Ageing Population' advocates a holistic policy agenda, including a national plan and a key role for local authorities and health and care services.

The report calls for action from the public and private sectors, including:

The above link provides access to the full launch and to a video of its launch.

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