Welcome to the December edition of the ILC-UK Update.

Savers could buy £1 bonds for chance to win cash prizes in monthly draws.

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