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12 Feb 2024

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Older Persons, Care Needs & Social Grants in South Africa Report

Moore, Elena (2024). Older Persons, Care Needs & Social Grants in South Africa Report. University of Cape Town. Report. https://doi.org/10.25375/uct.25195727.v1

12 Feb 2024

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01 Feb 2024

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Programa Maior Cuidado: An Integrated Community-Based Intervention on Care for Older People

Lloyd-Sherlock P, Giacomin KC, Carvalho PF and Sempe L. (2024) Programa Maior Cuidado: An Integrated Community-Based Intervention on Care for Older People. Inter-American Development Bank, Social Protection and Health Division. VI Series.

01 Feb 2024

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29 Nov 2023

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Canada’s Care Economy: A Conceptual Framework

Wray, D., Badets, J., Keating, N. and Fast, J. (2023) Canada’s Care Economy: a Conceptual Framework. Statistics Canada. https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/pub/89-652-x/89-652-x2023002-eng.htm

29 Nov 2023

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28 Nov 2023

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Housing America’s Older Adults

Housing America’s Older Adults: Increased government support in the form of additional assistance for rent, accessibility modifications, and services and supports for older households with lower incomes could help alleviate the dual burden of housing and care costs. Better coordination of health and housing programs could help increase the efficiency of both.

 

Housing America’s Older Adults (2023) Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University Harvard Graduate School of Design | Harvard Kennedy School.

28 Nov 2023

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30 Oct 2023

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Long-Term Care of older persons and persons with disabilities in the Western Balkans

This report provides a comparative overview of the condition of long-term care systems in the Western Balkans and provides insights to develop recommendations to strengthen Long-Term Care in the Western Balkans. It was developed as part of a three-year programme in the Western Balkans region entitled “Strengthening the resilience of older people and people with disabilities during COVID-19 and future disasters” coordinated by the Serbian Red Cross and covering Serbia, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Northern Macedonia and Kosovo and was funded by the European Union, the Austrian Development Agency and the Austrian Red Cross.

A summary of this report is also available here and as a video: Pristup uslugama dugotrajne nege u Srbiji – YouTube

Božidar Dakić, Tijana Veljković, Olivera Vuković, Nataša Todorović and Milutin Vračević (2023) Long-Term Care of older persons and persons with disabilities in the Western Balkans. Red Cross of Serbia. long-term-care-of-older-persons-and-persons-with-disabilities-in-the-western-balkans.pdf (redcross.org.rs)

30 Oct 2023

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26 Sep 2023

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Older Persons and Community Care in South Africa Report

This report provides evidence on how families interact with services, policies, and infrastructures of care at the community level. It presents four key areas of discussion which focussed on 1) experiences of family care, 2) challenges of family care, 3) support services available and 4)support services needed. The authors provide recommendations regarding adjustments to policies and services that can better support family caregiving.

Moore, Elena; Kelly, Gabrielle (2023). Older Persons and Community Care in South Africa Report. University of Cape Town. Report. https://doi.org/10.25375/uct.24146409.v4

26 Sep 2023

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21 Sep 2023

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Funding Elder Care in South Africa Report

Report examining funding for care for older people in South Africa

Moore, Elena; Kelly, Gabrielle (2023). Funding Elder Care in South Africa Report. University of Cape Town. Report. https://doi.org/10.25375/uct.24146772.v3

 

21 Sep 2023

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27 Jun 2023

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“This Government is Failing Me Too” South Africa Compounds Legacy of Apartheid for Older People

Sleap, B. (2023, August 7). “This government is failing me too.” Human Rights Watch. https://www.hrw.org/report/2023/06/27/government-failing-me-too/south-africa-compounds-legacy-apartheid-older-people

27 Jun 2023

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03 May 2023

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Long-Run Consequences of Informal Elderly Care and Implications of Public Long-Term Care Insurance

Korfhage, Thorben and Fischer, Bjoern, Long-Run Consequences of Informal Elderly Care and Implications of Public Long-Term Care Insurance. IZA Discussion Paper No. 16124, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=4447085 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4447085

03 May 2023

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01 Nov 2022

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COVID-19 and the Long-Term Care system in Japan

Estevez-Abe M., Ide H., Curry N., Hemmings N. and Comas-Herrera A. (2021). COVID-19 and the Long-Term Care system in Japan. In: Comas-Herrera A., Marczak J., Byrd W., Lorenz-Dant K., Pharoah D. (editors) LTCcovid International Living report on COVID-19 and Long-Term Care. LTCcovid, Care Policy and Evaluation Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science. https://ltccovid.org/covid-19-and-the-long-term-care-system-in-japan/

01 Nov 2022

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01 Oct 2022

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Global Report on Long-Term Care Financing

Costa-Font, J., & Raut, N. (2022). Global Report on Long-Term Care Financing. https://extranet.who.int/kobe_centre/sites/default/files/WHO_Report_Draft_Juen2022_r.pdf

01 Oct 2022

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01 Oct 2021

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Caring from a distance: What can we learn from carers’ experiences of using new and familiar ways to stay in touch with family and friends in care homes during Covid-19?

White C., Wray J., Whitfield C., Wolverson E. (2021)   Caring from a distance: What can we learn from carers’ experiences of using new and familiar ways to stay in touch with family and friends in care homes during Covid-19? University of Hull https://www.hull.ac.uk/work-with-us/research/groups/docs/caring-from-a-distance-report.pdf 

01 Oct 2021

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01 Apr 2021

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Social Innovation in LTC in Europe: Towards a common narrative for change. InCARE Short Report No.1

Ilinca S., Simmons C., Zonneveld N., Benning K., Comas-Herrera A., Champeix C., Nies H. and Leichsenring K. (2021) Social Innovation in LTC in Europe: Towards a common narrative for change. InCARE Short Report No.1

01 Apr 2021

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31 Jan 2021

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Pricing long-term care for older persons

Report describing experiences of high-income countries in financing long-term care, focusing on price setting and sharing experiences of how pricing is used to contribute to broader LTC policy objectives. Includes case studies on Australia, France, Germany, Japan, Republic of Korea, The Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the United States of America.

Barber SL, van Gool K, Wise S, Woods M, Or Z, Penneau A, Milstein R, Ikegami N, Kwon S, Bakx P, Schut E, Wouterse B, Flores M and Lorenzoni L. Pricing long-term care for older persons. Geneva: World Health Organization, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development; 2021. Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO. https://iris.who.int/bitstream/handle/10665/344505/9789240033771-eng.pdf

31 Jan 2021

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01 Jan 2021

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The Long-Term Care System in Austria

Österle, August (2021): The Long-Term Care System in Austria. CRC 1342 Social Policy Country Briefs, 12. https://doi.org/10.26092/elib/833

01 Jan 2021

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12 Jun 2020

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COVID-19 and clients of long-term care in Finland – impact and measures to control the virus

Forma L, Aaltonen M, Pulkki J (2020) COVID-19 and clients of long-term care in Finland – impact and measures to control the virus. LTCcovid, International Long-Term Care Policy Network, CPEC-LSE, 12 June 2020. 

12 Jun 2020

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20 Sep 2019

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World Alzheimer Report 2019: Attitudes to dementia

Alzheimer’s Disease International. 2019. World Alzheimer Report 2019: Attitudes to dementia. London: Alzheimer’s Disease International. https://www.alzint.org/resource/world-alzheimer-report-2019/

20 Sep 2019

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20 Nov 2018

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Options for aged care in China: Building an efficient and sustainable aged care system

Glinskaya E. Feng Z. Options for aged care in China: Building an efficient and sustainable aged care system. World Bank; 2018 . Available from: https://doi.org/10.1596/978-1-4648-1075-6

20 Nov 2018

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02 Apr 2012

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Outcomes of social care for adults: developing a preference weighted measure

Netten A, Burge P, Malley J, Potoglou D, Towers AOutcomes of social care for adults: developing a preference weighted measureHealth Technol Assess 2012;16(16) https://doi.org/10.3310/hta16160

02 Apr 2012

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