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But does it feel like home? Accommodation needs in later life.

Professional Nurse

Author: Garrett, G.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1992


A much loved family home can become difficult to look after and expensive to heat for an elderly person living alone. The decision of whether to move belongs to the individual alone, but personal needs must be balanced with health and safety requirements.

Further Details

Publish Dates: January, 1992
Pages: 254-257
Volume: 7
Issue: 4
Accession Number: November, 2010
Keywords: Older
Reads: 134