Consultation (closed)

From 2011 to 2021 the population of Devon aged over 70 will increase by 34%, and the increasing demands of an ageing population with more complex needs has to be balanced with the increasing number of people who wish to continue to live supported in a home of their own.

Devon County Council is carefully considering the changing face of residential care services as part of an overarching Accommodation Strategy for Adults. This will describe how accommodation based provision will meet future needs of people who can no longer be supported safely in their own homes.