REPORTS:

Care

An ILC-UK report examining the ideas, issues and challenges of the integration of health and social care services.

Tagged categories include: Care | Health and Health Ageing |

This report highlights the omission of ageing and of Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias from the current focus of the UN High-Level Meeting on Non-Communicable Diseases, taking place on 19th and 20th September 2011.

Tagged categories include: Care | Dementia | Health and Health Ageing |

This report summarises the discussions of two working groups convened by the ILC-UK to explore the ‘National Care Fund’ model, originally set out in the February 2008 ILC-UK publication: “A National Care Fund for Long-term Care.”

Tagged categories include: Care | Economics of Age | Intergenerational |

The study examined a groundbreaking program designed to reduce elder abuse and neglect.

Tagged categories include: Care | Equality and Human Rights | Quality of Life |

The preliminary study into Innovative housing and care schemes has been conducted by Jacques Allegro (member of the Executive Board of ILC NL) and Ger Tielen (Director of ILC NL).

Tagged categories include: Care | Communities and Housing |

The books examine positive aspects of and successful adaptations to aging and focus on challenges and concerns for families, policy makers, and governments in caregiving and end-of-life issues.

Tagged categories include: Care | Future of Age | Longevity | Quality of Life |

In 2008 ILC-UK and the National Centre for Social Research published research on older carers, in a report titled ‘Living and Caring? An Investigation into the Experiences of Older Carers.

Tagged categories include: Care |

In a super-aging society Japan it is predicted that people aged 75 or older living alone and elderly couple-only households will go on increasing.

Tagged categories include: Care | Health and Health Ageing | Quality of Life |

ILC-Israel study on older drivers.

Tagged categories include: Care | Future of Age | Quality of Life |

Françoise Forette, CEO of ILC-France, explores the concept of functional dependency and its link with the increase of longevity.

Tagged categories include: Care | Health and Health Ageing | Longevity |

This discussion paper puts forward a radical new vision for funding older people’s long-term care – one of the UK's biggest public policy challenges.

Tagged categories include: Care | Economics of Age | Intergenerational |

ILC-USA Annual Report, 2007.

Tagged categories include: Care |

The Caregiving Project for Older Americans, gathered a blue-ribbon panel of experts in ageing and caregiving to examine existing caregiver training programs and explore the development of national training standards.

Tagged categories include: Care |