Senior Policy Officer Thomas Wilson examines the latest statistics from the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP), which show a continuing trend of low uptake.
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.
One of our wonderful campaigners Anisah wrote a poem to support our #Creditwhereitsdue campaign.
Robin Hewings from the Campaign to End Loneliness looks at the role of poverty in loneliness.
Michael Griffin, from Parkinson’s UK, explains the impact of changes to Pension Credit for those with Parkinson’s and other health conditions.
Emma Seaman from Independent Age shares her experiences of speaking to people receiving Pension Credit and how it changed their lives.
Paul Lewis, award winning financial journalist and presenter of BBC Radio 4’s Money Box, explores the impact of linking TV licences to Pension Credit for over 75s.
Christine shares her experiences of losing Pension Credit and how she is struggling to cope without it.