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The ageing population brings with it a rise in the concentration of assets that older people bring to a community: wisdom, experience, perspective and a wide range of skill sets and capacities. Nominet Trust is looking to understand where digital technology can best amplify these capabilities to strengthen communities and to enable meaningful participation in them by older people. Equally though, the ageing population brings a requirement to rethink our approach to social care as more of us require care; support in caring or become active as carers.
This Nominet Trust Provokation Paper by Shirley Ayers explores a number of exciting new approaches to care, as well as some of the challenges we need to address if we’re to ensure our approach to social care is fit for purpose.
Nominet's Provokation Paper makes four main recommendations:
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