Policy Manager Chit Selvarajah writes this blog on how COVID-19 is affecting loneliness.
As part of Independent Age’s #HomeTruths series, Tony told us what he thinks should be done now, and in the future, to ensure that all older people are treated fairly by energy companies.
Christina, 67, writes for our #HomeTruths series about her role as a Telephone Volunteer with Independent Age, and how lockdown has shown her the importance of listening.
Marie writes for our #HomeTruths series about how she is missing her day centre, the friends she has met there and their day trips, but more so the children that used to come and visit.
Working with Independent Age, the older people’s charity, psychologist Corinne Sweet has shared her tips for managing anxiety about lockdown restrictions lifting. All of Independent Age’s advice relating to coronavirus can be viewed at: independentage.org/covid-19
These are the FAQs we have received since launching the Fund. We will be updating this section regularly as the questions come through.
Campaigns Assistant, Amelia Robson, shares the key actions we’ve taken so far to ensure people have access to food during COVID-19.
Anne, 66, receives social care. For our #HomeTruths series, Anne has been talking with us and contributing to a series of blogs about her views on social care and the changes she is experiencing throughout the COVID-19 outbreak.