Increasingly the links between an individual’s health and their housing situation is being made. The savings that RSLs can make to the NHS and Social Care services is potentially substantial. This may be done through the provision of safe, high quality social housing, supported housing for vulnerable individuals and care services provided within specially built accommodation.
The Kafka report on Health & Housing explores the current added value and opportunities for the community housing sector to contribute to health outcomes. The report can be accessed here.