A new set of Age UK London downloadable E-bulletins are available here. They include updates on older people’s housing, relevant health and social care changes, older people’s social contribution and ageing and equalities issues.
Recent research by Age UK shows that 960,000 older people have had to spend less on food over the last 2 years. Inquiries to 150 local Age UKs about food banks grew by 360% in a year. You can read more at http://www.ageuk.org.uk/latest-news/almost-a-million-older-people-cutting-back-on-food/
Age UK has published Agenda for later life 2014: http://www.ageuk.org.uk/professional-resources-home/policy/agenda-for-later-life/
This is the latest edition of Age UK’s comprehensive annual report on policies, practices and trends in ageing. It covers among other issues:
Each chapter includes key global aspects of ageing as well as the national viewpoint
Age UK London’s Fit 4 Purpose project has published a toolkit intended to help small organisations boost their capacity for research and impact assessment.
You can view the Research Toolkit on the Age UK London website now.
For further information, you can also contact Ben Donovan, firstname.lastname@example.org