Cost analysis compares extracare and care homes

Posted on May 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Earlier this year, assisted living provider Raven Audley Court commissioned an independent research company, Laing & Buisson, to conduct a comparison of care homes and housing with extracare available.

In providing a background to the study Audley says extracare offers a home for life, with self-contained accommodation with the security of a tenancy or leasehold ownership. Care homes offer only a temporary license to occupy shared accommodation. While meals are available flexibly in extracare, care homes offer meals at set times with the charge included

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