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Research reports and publications

We commission and work in partnership on a wide range of research to support our charitable activities, principally for campaigning, policy and service development.

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Later life facts and stats

This collection of statistics, which are regularly updated, is the best source of publicly-available, general information on people in later life in the UK.

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Improving Later life series

The Improving Later Life series aims to present research findings written by the experts themselves, in a lay-friendly manner, to help inform those of us who are older, or work with or on behalf of older people.