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Policy reports from Age NI, monitoring and analysing government policy and its impact on older people in Northern Ireland.


Achieving better outcomes for older people

Our ambition for the NI Assembly 2016-21

There is a significant programme of work ahead to address the concerns of older people, tackle the outdated, ageist attitudes that persist and ensure that the UN Principles for Older Persons underpin government policy for older people in NI.

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BookletAgenda for Later Life

Public policy for later life in Northern Ireland

Agenda for Later Life provides an account of ageing in Northern Ireland. It considers how well the policies of our devolved administration have enabled older people to live a later life that is dignified and fulfilled.

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2012 Archive

Fuel Poverty Update - November 2012 (PDF 51KB)

Social Care in Crisis: Time for Reform - A Message to Party Delegates November 2011 (PDF 2MB)

2011 Archive

Making this home my home: Making nursing and residential more inclusive for older lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender people - September 2011 (PDF 188KB)

'Would you eat sandwiches for your tea every night? - 
Older people's views on social care in Northern Ireland' (July 2011)
(PDF 328KB)

Agenda for Later Life 2011: Priorities for Northern Ireland's Ageing Society (PDF 827KB)

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2010 Archive

Politics of Ageing: A Message to Party Delegates - 2010 (PDF 242KB)

A Review of the Evidence Base on Older People in NI - Executive Summary - Oct 2010 (PDF 189 KB)

The Truth about Poverty in Northern Ireland Report - 2010 (PDF 72 KB)

2009 Archive

One Voice: Shaping our ageing society - 2009 (PDF 1MB)

Positive Ageing report - 2009 (PDF 1MB)

Commissioner for Older People in NI Report - Feb 2009 (PDF 343KB)

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