Enhanced Care for Older People (EnCOP)


We have selected some books that will be useful and interesting while you’re doing this course and afterwards. These are the clinical and professional books that can support your learning, including books on mental health, falls and collaborative practice. Click on the cover image to check availability in the library catalogue.

There is evidence that reading fiction helps us to understand other people and develop empathy. Here are some suggestions for background reading, including fiction, biography and health and wellbeing.


You will need your NHS Athens account to access these ebooks. This is a small selection, you can find more by browsing our library catalogue


Age and ageing

International journal of older people nursing

Other resources

Frailty icare Making it happen

The MDTea podcast from the Hearing aid podcasts family