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Living with dementia in Extra Care Housing (DemECH)

Atkinson, Teresa ORCID:, Oatley, Rebecca and Evans, Simon ORCID: (2021) Living with dementia in Extra Care Housing (DemECH). Journal of Dementia Care. Nov/Dec 2021. ISSN Print: 1351-8372

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It is estimated that more than fifth of those living in Extra Care Housing have dementia, but relatively little is known about their experience of it. Teresa Atkinson and colleagues set out plans for an 19-month project exploring how Extra Care can help to live well with dementia.

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Funder: NIHR School for Social Care Research.

Partners: University of Worcester, Housing 21, Housing & Learning Improvement Network (HousingLIN), Housing and Dementia Research Consortium (HDRC) and Worcestershire County Council.

This study/project is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) School for Social Care Research 102645/ER/UWTA-P180. The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NIHR or the Department of Health and Social Care.

Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: dementia, extra care, housing with care
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Allied Health and Community
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Copyright Info: Journal of Dementia Care © 2022
Depositing User: Rebecca Oatley
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2022 16:46
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2022 16:55

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