Realities of independent living

Realities of Independent Living demonstrates Habinteg's experience and positioning within the Supporting People agenda. The publication also highlights how this type of accommodation, which is not currently being commissioned, provides a cost effective solution for independent living.

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Download the Smith Court case studyA Case Study of Supported Housing

written by Lynn Watson

The Case Study looks at the unique set-up of Smith Court and its positive benefits for independent living including testimonies from its residents.

You can download a copy of the case study here: Smith Court case study PDF (new window) (1.61MB) Adobe Acrobat File


Supported Housing Design Guidance

written by Chris Goodman

The Design Guide gives the detailed specification, including technical drawings, for building a scheme similar to Smith Court.

The Design Guide costs £30 plus £2.50 postage and packing. When ordering a copy of the Design Guide, you will also get the published version of the Case Study for free.

To order a copy, please complete and return an order form, or buy online:
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