The environment of ageing.

@article{Tinker1997TheEO,
  title={The environment of ageing.},
  author={Anthea Tinker},
  journal={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences},
  year={1997},
  volume={352 1363},
  pages={1861-9}
}
The issue of housing and the wider environment for an ageing population is one where there are many unanswered questions. In this paper a number of key issues are discussed and for each of these the focus is on three aspects. These are the current situation, its reasonableness and what research is needed in order to make decisions about policy and practice. The first three issues relate to the profile of older people themselves and the importance of home to them. The changing profile of older… CONTINUE READING

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