Older people

What the government is doing about older people

Guidance and regulation

  1. Pension Credit factsheet
  2. Pension Credit toolkit
  3. Help and support for older workers
  4. Pension Credit: technical guidance
  5. Cold weather plan: action cards for cold weather alert service
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News and communications

  1. Government helps dementia sufferers in fight against nuisance calls
  2. Shadow Robot: a helping hand to achieve independent living
  3. Kicking age discrimination into touch
  4. 50-plus employment rate at record high
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Research and statistics

  1. Planning and preparing for later life: social survey feasibility study
  2. Views on the ageing society: survey of older people
  3. Attitudes to working in later life: British Social Attitudes 2015
  4. Understanding digital engagement in later life
  5. Employer attitudes to fuller working lives
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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. 2010 to 2015 government policy: older people
  4. Fuller Working Lives: a framework for action
  5. State Pension age timetable
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