Age, home and community: a strategy for housing for Scotland's older people 2012-2021

A strategy for providing housing and housing-related support for older people in Scotland.


Chapter 3: Clear strategic leadership
Case study Theme
Aberdeen Sheltered Housing Network Consultation
Angus Community Health and Housing Partnership Strategic planning
Aberdeenshire Council's consultation and strategic planning Consultation and strategic planning
Smithfield Court rehabilitation service Joint working in service delivery
Chapter 4: Information and advice
Case study Theme
Older People's Advice Service Information and advice
East Renfrewshire's Private Housing Officer Housing options
Ownership Options in Scotland Housing options
Chapter 5: Better use of existing housing
Case study Theme
Borders Care and Repair's 'One Stop Shop' Adaptations
Highland Council's adaptations self assessment Adaptations
East Lothian Council's Housing OT service Adaptations
Home Happening programme Repairs and adaptations
Angus Care and Repair's Energy tariff check Keeping warm
Highland Council's 'Downsizing' scheme Support to move home
Accessible Housing Register Support to move home and adaptations
St Margaret's Court Very sheltered housing conversion and allocations
Rowan Court Amenity housing conversion
West Lodge Gardens Very sheltered housing conversion
Stewart Court Sheltered housing and provision of services to the wider community
Chapter 6: Preventative support services
Case study Theme
Caledonia Housing Association's 'Home Help' service Housing support
Highland Home Carers Housing Support
Lomond and Clyde Care and Repair Care and Repair and social enterprise
Angus Care and Repair's Home safety check Handyperson service
Signpost Handyperson Service Handyperson service
Queensferry Churches' Care in the Community's Befriending service Community support
The Food Train Community support
Craft Café Community support
Silver Deal Active Community support
The Evergreen project Community support
Lochalsh and Skye Housing Association's Care and Repair Service Telecare
Chapter 7: New build housing
Case study Theme
Midlothian Council's new extra care housing New supply
Vivarium Trust and Co-housing Innovative housing
The Quarries Innovative housing
Assisted Living Innovative housing



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