Home ownership reduces the cost of home-based care among old adults

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Author(s): Catherine Bridge; Peter Phibbs; Hal Kendig; Mark Mathews; Brian Cooper
Description: The research examined the costs and benefits of providing in-home care to older people in contrast to residential care and evaluated the interrelationships between housing and care variables in determining the in-home care costs.
Citation: Bridge, C., Phibbs, P., Kendig, H., Mathews, M., Cooper, B. (2010) Home ownership reduces the cost of home-based care among old adults, AHURI Research and Policy Bulletin No. 132, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, https://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/research-and-policy-bulletins/132.
Date published: 04 Oct 2010
Publication type: Research and Policy Bulletin 132
Project title: Costs and benefits of housing as the 'home base' for older people (Project number: 60313)
Project reports: The costs and benefits of using private housing as the 'home base' for care for older people: a systematic literature review (Positioning Paper)
The costs and benefits of using private housing as the 'home base' for care for older people: secondary data analysis (Final Report)
Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1445-3428
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