Older people in care homes: sex, sexuality and intimate relationships

Title of guidance:

Older people in care homes: sex, sexuality and intimate relationships – an RCN discussion and guidance document for the nursing workforce

Author: Royal College of Nursing

Older people in care homesYear published: 2011
Length: 29 pages
Format: PDF (458Kb)
Other formats: Contact RCN Direct, www.rcn.org.uk/direct, 0345 772 6100
Producer/ Publisher: Royal College of Nursing
Type or organisation: Professional association

Categories

Adult Social Care | Health | Human Rights Act | European Convention on Human Rights | External Service Guidance | GB wide| Case studies

Audience: Service management | Front-line service personnel | Policy managers and directors

Topics: Human rights | equality | assessing risk | transparency and accountability | proportionality | blanket policies / individual assessment | dignity | autonomy | mental capacity | age | voluntary / third sector | private sector | sexual orientation / LGBT | sexuality / intimacy | personal relationships | privacy | safeguarding | residential care

Last Updated: 08 Apr 2014