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This practice note gives advice on how good planning can create better environments for people living with dementia. It summarises expert advice, outlines key planning and health policy and highlights good practice case studies. The policy context applies to England,...read more
Provides information, resources, and treatment for people battling addiction and related conditions. https://www.drugrehab.com/read more
"The Compendium was developed to guide policy development and practical application in new development and regeneration for both English Partnerships and the Housing Corporation. It was also hoped to have wider relevance so it would inform and assist all those...read more
This new report from the Regional Plan Association demonstrates the link between urban planning and health. Report here: http://library.rpa.org/pdf/RPA-State-of-the-Regions-Health.pdf "The report finds that smart, health-conscious urban planning has produced...read more
Closing the health gap – a gap worth closing: How housing can play its part in reducing health inequalities
This new publication is for practitioners in the field of housing - how to improve the health of residents and be more equitable. http://www.housinglin.org.uk/Topics/browse/HealthandHousing/PublicHealth/HealthGain/?parent=8691&child=10210 "This Housing LIN...read more
This is a new report (published in 2016) on a study in Germany that shows a causal link between traffic noise levels and myocardial infarction, i.e. heart attacks. Myocardial Infarction Risk Due to Aircraft, Road, and Rail Traffic Noise: Results of a Case–Control...read more
'High Speed Rail and Connected Cities: Accessible Places for Growing Economies' reviews current proposals for the British city regions that will be served by High Speed 2 (HS2) and provides guidance on ways to enhance the process of urban change by maximising the...read more
2010 CABE research report into good street design for people with impaired vision. http://www.designcouncil.org.uk/sites/default/files/asset/document/sight-line_0.pdfread more
2010 CABE/Richards Partington Architects report on existing standards that new homes in England must conform to....read more
2010 CABE/UCL review of evidence on the benefits of minimum floor space standards for new homes....read more