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.
There is no more pressing domestic issue than fixing our broken social care system. Here's our open letter to the new Prime Minister, urging him to take action.
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.
Dr Andrea Barry looks at the rise of pensioner poverty
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.
Penelope’s State Pension was delayed by five years, but she was determined that it wouldn’t stop her from living her life and completing her bucket list.