Online questionnaire helps identify appropriate housing support in old age

Habitatvieillissement UCLFollowing a survey carried out at European level on the various accommodation possibilities in old age, a Belgian Engineer-Architect developed a series of questions aimed to help identify the type of housing assistance that would best suit an older person and enable him/her to remain independent as long as possible.

The 88 solutions registered include the daily visit of a nurse at home, the accommodation of a student, regular phone calls, a landing shared with neighbours, collective housing, residential care facilities, the proximity of a medical center, etc.

Read more (in French) and access the questionnaire at https://www.uclouvain.be/514288.html 

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