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Accommodating difference : evaluating supported housing for vulnerable people

Author: David Clapham
Publisher: Bristol : Policy Press, Bristol : The Policy Press, 2017. 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"For vulnerable older, disabled or homeless people who need accommodation and support, many different forms of housing have developed -- whether hostels, group homes, extra-care housing or retirement villages. But do these settings effectively improve the well-being of those who live in them? This important book explores the impact of different forms of policy and practice on the lives of vulnerable people, arguing  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Clapham
ISBN: 9781447306351 144730635X 9781447306344 1447306341
OCLC Number: 986945747
Notes: Originally published: 2015.
Description: vi, 254 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: One. Models of supported housing --
Two. Difference and well-being --
Three. Homes --
Four. Neighbourhoods --
Five. Housing and support in Britain and Sweden --
Six. Supported housing for older people --
Seven. Supported housing for homeless people --
Eight. Supported housing for disabled people --
Nine. Conclusion.
Responsibility: David Clapham.

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