Ageing and Disability: Transitions into Residential Care

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(2011)

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Moving into a care home can have a profound emotional impact on an individual – just the anticipation of residential care is one of the biggest sources of fear for the elderly. This unit discusses the role of social workers and care staff in supporting individuals through the transition, and how residential environments affect quality of life.

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The Open University (OUUK)

DOER Persistent Identifier: http://doer.col.org/handle/123456789/65