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Plan national d'Action de prévention de la perte d’autonomie

Le ministère des Solidarités et de la Santé; Government of France Country Resources Older Persons General Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans and service standards France 1 September 2015 Policy document

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The programme is a product of the legislation - la loi relative à l’adaptation de la société au vieillissement.
The programme is a response to the needs of people over the age of 60.
To improve the coordination of the relevant parties in order to response and provide to the needs of the elderly in a ageing population.

the programme has 6 aims.
1. Preserve autonomy.
2. Preventing avoidable loss of autonomy
3. Prevent situations from worsening.
4. Reduce social and territorial inequalities.
5. Train professionals in this regard
6. Research


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