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06 July 2021

Self-neglect among older people: an evidence review

How should Adult Social Care best respond?

Image of part of cover of new report by Martineau et al 2021 Social care responses to self-neglect

The NIHR Policy Research Unit in Health and Social Care Workforce today publishes an evidence review on Adult Social Care responses to self-neglect among older people. It forms part of a NIHR School for Social Care Research funded project being led by Dr John Woolham and Prof Jill Manthorpe. The KCL Research Portal contains an abstract of the report, which was lead authored by Stephen Martineau.

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Research Fellow

John Woolham

Visiting Senior Research Fellow

Jill Manthorpe

Professor Emerita of Social Work