Working with Older People: Volume 15 Issue 4

Practical approaches to work, leisure, lifestyle and learning


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The socio‐economic contribution of older people in the UK

Julia Cook

The paper aims to highlight the contributions and opportunities offered by an ageing society to their local communities and wider society.


Intergenerational practice for a sustainable future: a case study

Bettina Becker, Jasmine Saville

This paper seeks to report on a project working with young and older people looking ahead to a more sustainable future and sharing practical skills.


What Wales can teach the world

Marc Mordey

The purpose of this paper is to explore the development and implementation of the Older People's Strategy for Wales and the role of the Older People's Commissioner for Wales; and…

Grouchy Old Men? Promoting older men's mental health and emotional well being

Toby Williamson

This paper seeks to provide an overview of key issues involved in older men's mental health and well being and describes a service improvement project called Grouchy Old Men? that…

Beyond compliance: quality improvement and practice development for person‐centred outcomes in domiciliary services

Patricia Duff, Rosemary Hurtley

This paper seeks to describe a method of assessing and achieving a person‐centred culture of care, developed for care homes. It considers the results of a pilot study adapted for…

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