Older people

What the government is doing about older people

Guidance and regulation

  1. Pension Credit factsheet
  2. Cold weather plan: action cards for cold weather alert service
  3. Pension Credit toolkit
  4. Oral health of older people in England and Wales
  5. Help and support for older workers
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News and communications

  1. Kicking age discrimination into touch
  2. 50-plus employment rate at record high
  3. Health needs of older people: apply for business funding
  4. New report from Dr Ros Altmann calls for greater support for over 50s in employment
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Research and statistics

  1. Views on the ageing society: survey of older people
  2. Attitudes to working in later life: British Social Attitudes 2015
  3. Understanding digital engagement in later life
  4. Employer attitudes to fuller working lives
  5. A new vision for older workers: retain, retrain, recruit
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Capping early exit charges for members of occupational pension schemes
  2. Helping older people maintain a healthy diet: a review of what works
  3. Shadow Robot: a helping hand to achieve independent living
  4. 2010 to 2015 government policy: older people
  5. Fuller Working Lives: a framework for action
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