Forskningsudgivelse og konferencepaper
Forudsætning for at ældre kan bo selvstændigt
Et internationalt projekt, hvor de fire lande, Finland, Holland, Spanien og Danmark undersøger, hvad der skal til for at sikre, at flere ældre kan blive boende i selvstændige boliger.
Seniorforsker Georg Gottschalk har deltaget fra dansk side. Han har skrevet konferencepaperet:
The Prerequisites of the Eldery People for Living at Home - Criteria for Services. Result from the EU-projekt. Elderathome.
The Focus of the EU-projekt Eldeathome was to develop criteria for dwellings, surroundings and services sp that elderly people could live longer independently.
Various methods has been used in developing a general model which can be used as a tool for analysing present guidelines, standard and regulations ans as a generator of new ideas for criteria and concrete solutions generally or specifically for the individual elderly person.
In this mode, called The Ball Model, four main variables are taken into consideration fir dwellings, sourroundings and services:
- abilities of the eldery person
- activities at home and ind the surroundings
The overall model is the same for dwellings, surroundings and services, but the content of some of the variables are different.
This paper deals generally with model and its use and specifically with the service part.