About the Older Peoples Housing Champion’s network

Care & Repair England set up the national Older People’s Housing Champion’s Network to:

  • raise awareness of the scale and nature of the impact of poor and unsuitable housing on older people’s health and wellbeing
  • influence decision making and bring about improvements in policy & practice

Local Champions share practice and keep an eye on the ground in their areas on housing and ageing issues, help to co-ordinate and stimulate local action and act as a source of local intelligence. Care & Repair England offers local Champions support on this.

Local Champions are: –

For details of the skills and interests of the local Champions see older-peoples-housing-champions-skills-and-interests-march 2020.

For information on the meetings of the network see Summary-of-meetings-Older-Peoples-Champions 2020.

For further information about the network contact info@careandrepair-england.org.uk.