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Tell us what it's really like ...to be a resident in local authority care in Norfolk in 1988
 — the experiences of 37 volunteers recruited by Age Concern (Norfolk) in a project funded by a community care enterprise award
Author(s)Barbara Cossey
PublisherNorfolk County Council Social Services Department, Norwich, 1989
Pages35 pp + appendices
SourceAssistant Director (elderly people), Norfolk County Council, Social Services Department, County Hall, Martineau Lane, Norwich
KeywordsLocal Authority Homes ; Residents [care homes] ; Attitude ; Quality of life.
AnnotationAn account of the daily lives of residents in residential homes, as seen through the eyes of volunteer residents. Looks at the psychological effects of entering residential care, the daily routine, comfort, privacy, the staff and the expectations and experiences of the residents.
Accession NumberCPA-900108009
ClassmarkKWA: KX: DP: F:59

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