Independent Age in the News

The Telegraph

Funding cuts to day centres

Director of Policy George McNamara is quoted in a story outlining the scale of local authority funding cuts to day centres. Read more in The Telegraph.

The Times

Funding sustainable social care

Our work with Grant Thornton explores several options the government could take to bridge the social care funding gap. Read more in the The Times.

Country Living

Coping with bereavement

Our Coping with bereavement guide, which contains advice and information on the effects of grief, and where you can look for support, is featured in Country Living.

Politics Home

New Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

Independent Age's comment on the appointment of Matt Hancock as the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care has been featured in Politics Home.

Sunday Times

Cap on care costs

Independent Age's research with the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries into a potential cap on social care costs is quoted in the Sunday Times.

Third Sector

New integrated engagement approach

Director of Engagement Biagio Borromeo is interviewed about plans to significantly increase the number of people who get and give support through Independent Age. Third Sector has more.

Yorkshire Post

We Need to Talk About Death

To mark the start of Independent Age's 'We Need to Talk About Death' campaign, our survey found almost half of the 'sandwich generation' do not feel comfortable talking to their parents about death. Read more in the Yorkshire Post.


Support for carers

Independent Age has backed a call for more support for carers. Read the full story in iNews.

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