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)
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.
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.
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.
Opportunities for Ageing - Autumn Spending Review - October 2010 (PDF 215KB)
Evidence to DSD on the Welfare Reform Bill - May 2010 (PDF 125KB)
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)