Woman and man sat talking on a sofaWhat we work on
Find out more about the key areas we work on: health and care, income, money and inequalities and loneliness and staying connected
Woman reading a book Research reports
This section includes our most recent reports, our responses to public consultations and an archive of our research from previous years.
Man and woman walking in the parkFree Personal Care
The system needs reform. Here's how we think that can happen...
Three older people chatting togetherOur 8 care home quality indicators
We’re working on a set of quality indicators that help demonstrate that care homes are caring, responsive, well-led, effective and safe.
A nurse talks with an older manBrexit and social care
Our report reviews future workforce shortages in adult social care in England to take account of the EU referendum result.
Two men talking outsideAgeism+
Find out about our Ageism+ series to learn more about the multiple discrimination experienced by older people today.
Man taking petition to Downing StreetCampaigning
We campaign to ensure people can enjoy a financially secure, healthy, active and connected older age.
Couple watching television Press releases
Our media team respond to issues affecting older people to build awareness and campaign for change.