Five hours a day: ageing
Wednesday 6th March 2013
NESTA has produced an excellent infographic on the seven generations that are daily becoming longer-lived and it speculates on five major issues which will require systemic innovation for this ageing population tsunami
Social places: mobilising people to help one another so that older people can live well and independently for longer.
People power health; bridging the social into the medical by combining clinical expertise with self-management and peer support to improve health outcomes
Purposeful work: new employment option that enable people to work purposefully and enjoyably in the second half o life.
Plan for life: creating a sense of opportunity as we enter the second half of life - a chance to take stock, reskill, plan ahead for later years, connect with others and live more healthily
Living room enabling older people to live where they want through new housing models which compose high quality accommodation with friendships and support.
NESTA: Five Hours a Day