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Media Awards 2015
Staying well in a heatwave
Jane's story

Media Awards 2015

The Older People in the Media Awards are back for the fourth time in 2015 and we are proud to announce that they are now open for nominations. We are delighted to be running all categories in collaboration with Gransnet.

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Staying well in a heatwave

It’s nice to see blue skies and sunshine, but the weather forecast says a heat wave is on its way. There are a few simple steps you can take to be happy and healthy in the summer sun.

Nine ways to cope with the heat


Jane's story

Jane, who was an actress and model when she was younger, has been her daughter Arabella’s prime carer for the last 20 years. Jane has to do everything for her daughter and constantly frets over finding someone she can trust to eventually take over. 

Watch our short film about life as an older carer


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