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Published on 16 March 2016 12:00 AM
Almost three million hospital bed days lost due to collapse of social care services On Budget day Age UK warns that...
Published on 10 March 2016 12:01 AM
Charity warns that hundreds of thousands of older people are facing ‘double whammy’ of unmet care needs and being...
Published on 06 March 2016 12:01 AM
70,000 will fail to qualify for a state pension under new rules from this April - and many of them don't know it Arou...
Published on 01 March 2016 02:30 PM
Responding to the DWP’s Written Statement this morning on the State Pension age review, Caroline Abrahams, Age UK’s...
Published on 26 February 2016 02:30 PM
Age UK’s response to the NEA’s Cold Homes story stating: Cold homes claiming needless lives and costing every local...
Published on 15 February 2016 10:30 AM
Age UK statement in response to the Publication of Mental Health Taskforce report published today. Caroline Abrahams,...
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