Conversations on Care 2016-17

Michaelmas Term

Social care and older people in home and community contexts: findings from a review of existing research and evidence

Wednesday 19 October 2016, 18:00

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Dr Sue Westwood and Professor Mary Daly, Department of Social Policy and Intervention and Green Templeton College.

Social care among older people in the UK: patterns and implications for policy

Monday 14 November 2016, 18:00

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Athina Vlachantoni, Associate Professor in Gerontology and Head of Teaching Programmes in Gerontology, Centre for Research on Ageing & ESRC Centre for Population Change, University of Southampton.

Hilary Term

Planning for an ageing society: aligning housing and social care

Wednesday 25 January 2017, 18:00

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Download ‘Innovations in housing with care for older people nationally’ presentation (PDF)

Professor Paul Burstow, City, University of London and former MP and Minister of State, with Jeremy Porteus, Housing Learning and Improvement Network.

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Professor Mary Daly, University of Oxford


Ruth Loseby, Green Templeton College