Dementia Centred

In our fourth and final evidence session of the National Housing and Dementia Forum, organised by the Scottish Government, Co-Chairs Ashley Campbell and Lesley Palmer summarise below the discussion from the session. If you would like to find out more about the National Housing and Dementia Forum click here.

In this session our group of expert advisors were asked to discuss:

  1. What are the main reasons for moving from one type of accommodation to another in later life?
  2. Are people able to make appropriate moves?

The Chairs acknowledge that the general nature of the questions was likely to invite discussion which reached beyond the remit of housing and dementia. Indeed, the conversation amongst the group captured broader themes of housing in later life,...