Number of care homes declining in west but rising in east

east-westBRISTOL: The number of care homes in Western democracies has fallen by nearly 4 per cent over the past five years despite a sharp rise in demand for residential care for the ageing population.

A new survey reveals while the number of private and voluntary Read More »

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Age care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crime-150x15011WAKEFIELD: Retirement communities and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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Five ways housing professionals can help older people stay independent

5CARDIFF: All of us want to stay in our own homes as long as we can as we get older. It’s good for us and it saves on the cost of residential care.

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

trophy-150x1501-150x150-150x150LONDON: The five hundred and forty-second entry for the seniors housing Global Awards for 2015 has been received.

Proponents of downtown development in Berkeley won two victories Thursday night after city leaders and commissioners approved a proposal for community benefits related to tall buildings and, Read More »

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