NEWS:

A nationwide end-of-life rights outreach service, My Life, My Decision, launches today (Thursday 27th November) with Care Minister the Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP, Baroness Greengross OBE and Justice Minister the Rt Hon Simon Hughes MP.

European policy makers urged to support rather than compel longer working lives.

ILC-UK were delighted to host the 2014 International Longevity Centre Global Alliance (ILC Global Alliance) Annual Conference in October.

Growing divorce rates in old age could contribute to increasing isolation and a greater need for formal care, argues the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK).

Councils must ensure that spending cuts and short term targets do not undermine long-term investment in the prevention of ill health in old age.

The whole of Europe is going grey, but in Europe’s Ageing Demography ILC-UK show that Eastern Europe will be hit the hardest by the brewing demographic storm.

Pensions Minister says the situation is improving for older workers but we must "keep our foot on the accelerator".
 

The social stigma which surrounds dementia is impeding early diagnosis, care and research into the disease, according to a new report by thr ILC-UK

Working with The Prince’s Initiative for Mature Enterprise (PRIME) and Business In The Community, The Internation al Longevity Centre have published a major new report about the challenges facing older workers, The missing million: illuminating the employment challenges of the over 50s. This is the first in a series of three reports being published on this topic over the next year.