NEWS:

A new paper “Still not Ready for Ageing” by the Ready for Ageing Alliance (R4AA), of which the ILC-UK is a member, argues that Government action on tackling the challenges and maximising the opportunities of ageing has stalled.

Charities call for an urgent focus on the ‘crisis in social care’ and urge an extended remit for the planned auto-enrolment review.

ILC-UK are looking for an organised and proactive Office and Events Coordinator (Maternity Cover) who has experience in both coordinating events and office administration.

Join us at the 2016 Future of Ageing Conference. Earlybird prices must end of 31st August.

Think Tank calls for better understanding of how to improve the financial skills of older people to reduce the risk of scams.

Welcome to the August edition of the ILC-UK Update

Ahead of our 2016 Future of Ageing Conference on the 9th November 2016 in Wesmtinster, London, we are looking for sponsors who are interested in being part of the event.

The Centre for Ageing Better has commissioned International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK) to conduct a review into inequalities in how people experience later life.

Despite significant increases in the numbers of older people living alone, half of all older people with care needs haven’t made adaptations to their homes to make it easier to live in, finds the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK) in their new “State of the Nation’s Housing” report.

Think tank focusing on impact of UK’s rapidly ageing population urges reform of ‘mediocre’ welfare state; warns that without action the welfare state is at risk for the young and the old, and calls for a ‘new Beveridge’ for the age of ageing.