At this time of year, it’s traditional for us to make New Year’s resolutions and I’m sure that the Prime Minister Boris Johnson is no different. Senior Policy Officer Jeremy Bushnell has more:
How did Independent Age approach the 2019 General Election to keep older people's issues at the top of the political agenda? Campaigns Officer Ross Playle has more:
It’s been a busy year for Independent Age's Policy & Influencing teams.
Campaigns Manager Morgan Vine takes a look back at some of the highlights of 2019.
Policy and Research Manager Anna Davies outlines key themes from the International Longevity Centre's recent conference.
One of our wonderful campaigners Anisah wrote a poem to support our #CreditWhereItsDue campaign.
Lorna is one of the amazing people on the other end of the phone at the Independent Age Helpline in Glasgow. She recently took our 100,000th call. Here she tells us about the most rewarding aspects of her work:
On International Men's Day, Phil Mawhinney takes stock of some of the biggest challenges facing older men in the UK in 2019.
Oliver Steadman, Campaigns Officer at Independent Age, explains how you can get involved during the General Election to help us make sure the issues that older people care about are high up the political agenda.
Oliver Steadman, Campaigns Officer
Yvonne took some time to tell us a little about why she decided to volunteer with Independent Age, and how much she looks forward to her visits with Maria.