EVENTS:

11 Tufton Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3QB, 10:00, 18 November 2008

This event, which was made possible by Pfizer, brought together a number of stakeholders to discuss and explore how providers can strive to meet the housing, health and social care needs of older lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people.

It is estimated that older LGB...

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The Actuarial Profession, Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London WC1V 7QJ, 09:00, 29 October 2008

A one-day conference exploring the production and use of population projections in public policy, made possible by the generous support of Swiss Re.

The full programme of this conference can be downloaded from the Actuarial Profession.

David...

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BT Centre, 81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ, 16:30, 09 October 2008

A public debate exploring the growing interest in the issue of intergenerational relations at the societal (non-family) level.

Commentators often identify a 'gulf' between the generations in terms of both the amount of contact between old and young, and in the...

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RSA, 8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ, 15:30, 17 September 2008

The launch of major new research into the effects of care provision, made possible by the Nuffield Foundation.

As the UK population ages, demand for personal care within society will increase. However, the majority of care will continue to be provided as ‘unpaid care&...

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The Actuarial Profession, Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ

16:30, 07 May 2008

An inheritance can transform the life of those lucky enough to receive one. However, as the UK increasingly becomes a society of significant family wealth transfers, this trend may rewrite the rules for public policy across a raft of important areas..

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The Actuarial Profession, Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ, 16:30, 26 February 2008

The future funding of long-term care for older people is one of the biggest public policy challenges confronting the UK Government.

This challenge has been brought on by an urgent need to increase spending on long-term care to raise standards,...

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