Subtitle: Learning resource tool
Publisher: International Longevity Centre UK
Date of Publication: January 2022
This learning resource is intended to accompany the five podcasts from the DICE study – Diversity in
Care Environments, a research project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council. A further
episode, Part Six, is about the DICE study – listen to this to learn more about the research project. You
can also find out more, including the accompanying policy report and an infographic by ILC-UK at:
The learning resource is aimed at managers and staff working in housing schemes that provide care
and support services for older people.
The aims of this resource are:
- To increase staff awareness of social difference and diversity amongst older residents.
- To illustrate forms of discrimination and inequality experienced by residents on the basis of social
- To facilitate critical and practical thinking about the ways in which staff and managers can promote
socially inclusive environments at individual and scheme-based levels