Independent Age in the News
Excess winter death rise down to flu
Statistics for excess winter deaths in winter 2016/17 show the impact of flu on older people. Read the full story in the Daily Express.
Social care and the Budget
Our reaction to the lack of new social care announcements or funding in the Autumn Budget 2017 has been featured in The Independent.
Social care crisis must be tackled in Budget
Only 1 in 10 people would benefit from social cap
Care costs rising faster than inflation
Our new free advice guide, called Paying for your care, has been featured in an article about the cost of care, along with comment from Andrew Kaye. Read the full story in The Sunday Telegraph
Average care home costs
The average cost of a care home is the equivalent of 26 years of family holidays, according to our new research. Read the full story in the Yorkshire Post.
Calculating the cost of Christmas
Our Christmas Calculator, which helps you plan your budget for the festive season, has been featured in an article in The Sun.
Independent Age launches new Christmas Calculator
Our new Christmas Calculator, which helps people budget for the festive season, has been featured on Prima.co.uk. Read the full article on Prima
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