Case studies

Real-life case studies highlighting good practice and providing you with the opportunity to learn from colleagues in the sector.

‘The Sunshine Club’

As part of a plan to become a more dementia friendly organisation, the Waltham Forest HA (WFHA) Support Services Team set up a monthly group for all sheltered …

AmicusHorizon – Join Us

Join Us, a social network of older East Sussex residents in and beyond sheltered housing covering over 1,000 residents and more than 30 sheltered schemes, aims …

Life and Soul Project

The national Life and Soul programme (developed by Age UK, funded by the Big Lottery and delivered in sheltered housing schemes across the country) has recruited …

RCT Homes – Summerdale Scrum

This is a sporting reminiscence project (with Beth Johnson Foundation and RSVP) aimed at enhancing the social lives of older people at Summerdale Close, Tonteg. It …

Record, Recall, Relive

Mullan Mews and Sydenham Court are specialist supported housing schemes for older people with dementia. They promote quality of life and real choice, and encourage independence …

Steps Project

This partnership started in 2006 with provision of facilities at the Waterloo Housing Association’s sheltered schemes (STEPS) to enable Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust …