Enabling older people to live independently in the community for as long as possible is a goal with which few people, if any, would disagree. It is what we all hope will be the case for ourselves, for our loved ones and indeed for all older people. However if that is to become the case a one-size-fits-all approach will not suffice. Supporting independence for older people with care needs requires multiple solutions and approaches. 

This is why ADASS is pleased to bring you this think piece report, which has been made possible through sponsorship from Mears. The report examines the potential models and challenges of extra care housing. 

For the full document please see below.