Money in a basketPoverty in later life
Read our series of short, visual briefings on people’s experiences of poverty in later life, based on interviews with older people.
Report front pageOlder people's mental health during the pandemic
Read our new joint report with the Mental Health Foundation about the impact of the pandemic on older people’s mental health
BereavementBereavement Support
We want all older people who need it, to get bereavement support. Read our latest research and recommendations for policy.
An older woman sitting on bed and looking outside the windowPatiently Waiting
Read our new report about older people's experiences of waiting for surgery.
Woman reading a book Research reports & briefings
This section includes our most recent reports, our responses to public consultations and an archive of our research from previous years.
Older person with carerOur blog
Read the latest thoughts, reflections and stories from Independent Age staff, campaigners and volunteers.
Man taking petition to Downing StreetCampaigning
We campaign to ensure people can enjoy a financially secure, healthy, active and connected older age.
Parliament and Independent Age influencing government Our impact
Our work in Parliament aims to make the UK a better place in which to grow older with dignity, choice and purpose.