Older People: Falls prevention through bathroom design

24 February 2022, 11:27

An online webinar with a focus on older people for Occupational Therapists and other professionals covering falls prevention through bathroom design.  Provided and hosted by Closomat with experts from The OT Service. Learning objectives: Reflect on falls and the impact on health & wellbeing Disc...
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Older people – Accessible bathroom design to support independent ageing

18 June 2021, 14:44

In this webinar we explore how the design principles impact on ‘ageing well’, by reducing risk and maximising independence. The bathroom often constitutes one of the most high risk environments, however, with application of some basic design principles these risks can be significantly reduced proact...
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Bathroom model to support “ageing in place”

06 March 2020, 09:39

Housing experts are highlighting that, with the number of over 85s in the UK expected to double in the next 25 years, there is a growing priority to create tailored environments where people can continue to live. The “ageing in place” concept includes factoring occupants’ changing needs into the bui...
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Adapt to the needs of ‘generation rent’

18 December 2019, 11:02

A Parliamentary report (*) is maintaining that landlords need to adapt, to take a share of the growing ‘Generation Rent’ sector. The adapting applies to their properties, creating environments that enable older tenants to live independently. Potentially they can do so free of charge, using the Disab...
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