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Age NI Citizenship policy papers for MLA's, Assembly Committees and government departments.

New papers are added below in chronological order with the newest at the top in the following sections: reports, presentations, briefing papers, publications and consultation responses.


Final Response to Office of First and Deputy First Minister (OFMDFM) public consultation on Proposals to Extend Age Discrimination Legislation (Goods, Facilities and Services)
September 2015

Age NI warmly welcomes the public consultation on age GFS proposals, as an important step towards the NI Executive delivering on its Programme for Government commitment to extend age discrimination legislation to the provision of goods, facilities and services during the current mandate.

Download: Age NI Response to DHSSPS Research Strategy (PDF 360KB)


Stop Age Discrimination

Delivering the Programme for Government commitment to extend age discrimination legislation to the provision of goods, facilities and services. Age Sector Position Paper - July 2014.

Stop Age Discrimination - Position Paper July 2014 (PDF 800KB) Statistical Briefing Paper July 2014 (PDF 640KB)


Response to Active Ageing Strategy 2014-2020

Age NI has engaged with over 130 individuals from across Northern Ireland, as well as age sector groups and other voluntary sector organisations.

Full Response to Active Ageing Strategy - May 2014 (PDF 1MB)
Summary Response to Active Ageing Strategy - May 2014 (PDF 672KB)


Achieving Equality in Health and Social Care for Older People: Opportunities and Challenges

Age NI held a seminar in Belfast on Tuesday 10 December 2013 examining the challenges and opportunities that the forthcoming legislation on goods, facilities and services on the grounds of age will have on the health and social care sectors.

Event Report - Achieving Equality in Health and Social Care for Older People - Dec 2013 (PDF 180KB)

Presentation - Lievesley - Evidence of Age Discrimination - Dec 2013 (PPT 1.5MB)

Presentation - Levenson - Why Age Discrimination Matters - Dec 2013 (PPT 920KB)

Participants Brief - Achieving Equality in Health and Social Care for Older People (PDF 340KB)


Briefing Papers

Opportunities for Ageing - Autumn Spending Review - October 2010 (PDF 215KB)

Evidence to DSD on the Welfare Reform Bill - May 2010 (PDF 125KB)


Publications

Agenda for Later Life 2011: Priorities for Northern Ireland's Ageing Society (PDF 825KB)

A Review of the Evidence Base on Older People in NI - Executive Summary - Oct 2010 (PDF 190KB)


Age NI Consultation Responses

Response to Pension Reform EQIA - Sept 2011 (PDF 245KB)

Northern Ireland Welfare Reform Group response to Welfare Reform White Paper - January 2011 (PDF 110KB)

Phasing out the Default Retirement Age - October 2010 (PDF 110KB)

Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland - March 2010 (PDF 145KB)

For more information: Age NI 028 9024 5729

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