Independent Age campaigner, Phil, outlines his concerns around access to cash machines for older people.
Jasmine Birtles speaks about the impact of a cashless society on older people.
Today is the start of Mental Health Awareness Week. This year’s theme is Body Image, something many older people worry about, but whose experiences are often overlooked in favour of younger people. Meg Stapleton looks at whether body dissatisfaction changes as we age, and how the way we feel about our bodies can affect our mental health.
Do you think International Women’s Day addresses the issues of older women enough? We'd like to hear from you.
Older women are more likely to be living in poverty than older men. Over the course of their lives, today’s women over 65 have been severely impacted by the gender pay gap.
Older women with mental health problems are a group whose needs are too often overlooked. This is despite the increased risk of mental health issues due to older women’s roles as carers, or their likelihood of experiencing a bereavement.