publication . Other literature type . Article . 2018

Accessible Facilities In Home Environment For Elderly Family Members In Sri Lanka

M. A. N. Rasanjalee Perera;
Open Access English
  • Published: 04 Jun 2018
  • Publisher: Zenodo
Abstract
The world is facing several problems due to increasing elderly population. In Sri Lanka, along with the complexity of the modern society and structural and functional changes of the family, “caring for elders” seems as an emerging social problem. This situation may intensify as the county is moving into a middle income society. Seeking higher education and related career opportunities, and urban living in modern housing are new trends, through which several problems are generated. Among many issues related with elders, “lack of accessible and appropriate facilities in their houses as well as public buildings” can be identified as a major problem. This study argu...
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free text keywords: Aging population, elderly care, home environment, housing facilities., Aging population, elderly care, home environment, housing facilities.
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