From 2009 to 2011 Comic Relief provided funding over two years for Age NI and the Alzheimers Society to deliver the Uniting Against Elder Abuse (UAEA) project.
The project aimed to ‘provide independent advocacy for frail older people and people with dementia’ and ‘raise awareness of the problem of elder abuse’ . According to the original Comic Relief ‘Project Start Form’ a number of outcomes were to be achieved between 2009 and 2011, primarily around:
In December 2010 Boyd Associates was appointed to carry out a summative evaluation of the project’s progress to date. The reports can be downloaded below.
UAEA - Report 2011 (PDF 701KB)
UAEA - Appendix I Beneficiary Interview Guide (PDF 174KB)
UAEA - Appendix II Summary of Beneficiary Interviews (PDF 439KB)
UAEA - Appendix III Training Materials (PPT 308KB)
Uniting Against Elder Abuse leaflet (PDF 246KB)
As funding has now ended, we are no longer able to provide support via the UAEA project. However, our Advice and Advocacy Service continues to offer independent and confidential support to older people, their families and carers.
Set your location to see what Age NI offers in your local area.
Our vision is a world where everyone can love later life.
Receive our latest news and events information by email.
<p><a title="Age NI on Facebook - link opens in a new window" href="http://www.facebook.com/agenicharity" mce_href="http://www.facebook.com/agenicharity" target="_blank">Like us on Facebook</a></p>
Age NI offers a range of products and services tailor-made for the over 50s.
We deliver care services, provide advice and advocacy, fundraise and influence our decision-makers to help more people love later life.
Set the appearance of this website so you can read it more easily
To see information relating to England, Scotland or Wales set your preference below: