Read the latest State of the Sector report for 2018. The latest statistics, updates, case studies as well as successes and recommendations for the Homeshare Sector.
Research published today by Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales and the Big Lottery Fund reveals the positive impact of intergenerational homesharing on reducing loneliness and isolation, improving wellbeing and providing affordable housing.
Affordable Living for the Aging (an American organisation) produced this exploration of; best practice in, challenges to and recommendations for scaling different models of shared housing in 2012.
First Stop Advice's guide to "Helping Older People Choose the Right Home for Them" (Jan 2012) including information about Homeshare and its savings for individuals and the State (as demonstrated by Crossroads Care Central & North London Homeshare).
The executive summary of Homeshare UK's 2017 report into the UK and Republic of Ireland's Homeshare sectors demonstrating significant growth in interest in Homeshare and in the number of operational schemes.
Homeshare enables two unrelated people to share a home for mutual benefit. Typically an older Householder with a room to spare will be carefully matched with a younger person who will provide an agreed amount of support in exchange for their accommodation.