Independent living

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National Strategy for Older People

Age, Home and Community: a strategy for housing for Scotland's older people 2012-2021 was published in 2011.

It sets out our vision that older people in Scotland are valued as an asset, their voices are heard and they are supported to enjoy full and positive lives in their own home or in a homely setting.

Other National Strategy documents include:

The Age, Home and Community Monitoring Advisory Group monitors delivery of the strategy. A review of the first five years of the 'Age, home and community strategy' was published in 2017.

Age, Home and Community: the next phase was published in August 2018. 

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