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Habinteg leads for UK in ICT for independent living

Habinteg Housing Association has been chosen to represent the UK in a European research project to examine the potential of ICT (Information and Communications Technology) solutions to support older and disabled people to live independently.The Istay@home project, part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (INTERREG IVB North West Europe programme), involves leading social housing providers from North West Europe, and aims to identify, select, and test a range of affordable ICT solutions that can assist older people to continue living independently in their own homes. Habinteg’s involvement in the project means that younger disabled people will also be included in product testing. 

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