Retirement Villages – providing a continuum of care

Retirement Villages Association executive director John Collyns offers an overview of the New Zealand market Let’s begin with a broad and sweeping statement – 80-year...

Offshore caring

Sarah Whitebloom looks at the difficulties in finding out exactly who owns who in UK care Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Who guards the guards? Depending...
Australia plans its next moves to ensure customer satisfaction

Australia plans its next moves to ensure customer satisfaction

In a bid to raise awareness of the retirement living industry in Australia and improve the experience for residents, a code of conduct is...

Homecare a gamble too far?

Sarah Whitebloom confronts the reasons that keep homecare off the books of investors. For all its financial woes, investors should be piling into homecare, shouldn’t...

Age friendly housing in the city

Alistair Kleebauer asks whether enough is being done to address ageing populations in the UK’s cities An ageing population means the question of how we...

Where to invest

Stakeholders in the sector give CM their personal views on the key areas to concentrate on in the coming year   Philip Baylis,  head of later...
Opportunity knocks for UK providers with eyes on China

Opportunity knocks for UK providers with eyes on China

China’s over 65s population is growing fast. There are 123 million older people living in the country making up 9% of its 1.4 billion...
Income growth at Jewish Care despite occupancy woes

Getting homecare right for BME communities

Homecare services are not fully meeting the cultural and religious needs of the UK’s diverse population, according to industry figures. Alistair Kleebauer takes a...

The Watford Gap

The North-South divide permeates untold aspects of life in the UK - and the uptake of extra care housing is no exception. Eleanore Robinson...

‘Compelling’ reasons to invest in healthcare

Anna Cole-Bailey reports from last month’s LaingBuisson’s Investing in Healthcare conference, where a wide range of sector professionals put forward arguments for why they...