Old Age

oldageWarwickshire is facing a large scale demographic transition as the population ages at a faster rate than the national average.  This is set against a background of persisting health inequalities and financial pressures.  This shift will have significant implications for the provision of both health and social care services increasing strains already in the system.  Understanding the health and social care needs of the older population is crucial for service planning and helping us to work through together, how we can do things differently to address this need.

Please click on the relevant link for a brief topic summary of the key issues, a detailed needs assessment (where available) and access to the underlying data: