Following an open tender exercise, we have recently appointed contractors for our Festival of Ageing and Community Media initiatives. News about successful Community Navigator appointees will follow shortly.
Salary: £28,272 pro rata (+10% Pension) - £14,136 actual
Hours: 0.5 FTE (18.5 hours)
Salary: £25,951 - £29,323 per annum dependent upon skills and experience (Grade F)
GMCVO has launched a competition to secure providers for the first three Ambition for Ageing Scaled Programmes to be delivered across the eight dis
The Ambition for Ageing Equalities Board is commissioning short research projects to help fill gaps in our knowledge about some of the more margina
Scaled Programmes are a number of projects that have been developed out of four design workshops held in early 2017.
Update 5/7/17: Since we went public on what we’re commissioning for the first round of scaled programmes, several people have approached us wit
It's almost time for Greater Manchester to elect our first ever mayor.
ITV's Granada Reports features a popular monthly afternoon club aimed at people who are socially isolated.
In January 2017, the Ambition for Ageing programme launched a series of events entitled 'Growing Older in My Greater Manchester.' The first event
A group of older people across Greater Manchester have drafted up key messages to present to Mayoral Candidates.
The Greater Manchester Ageing Conference 2017, organised by the Greater Manchester (GM) Ageing Hub, saw the first ever ageing conference held on a
University of Manchester Geographer Dr Sarah Lindley is leading a new research looking at the impact of green public spaces on the health and wellb
Accessible via mobile phone or tablet, it is one of the innovations developed and tested by new research that set out to produce practical, low-cos
Ambition for Ageing launches the design process for their £2.5million 'Scaled Programmes' with an exciting engagement event on 24th January 2017.
As we live longer, many of us will need support in our old age.
Ambition for Ageing Bolton are running a neighbourhood gift sharing campaign throughout December in Tonge with the Haulgh, Halliwell & Crompton
We will be launching a £3 million programme of work to make Greater Manchester’s neighbourhoods more age-friendly and need your help!
Charities are being invited to put in bids to three new grant funds worth a total of £4m designed to boost volunteering among the over-50s.
The Communities and Local Government Committee has launched an inquiry into the financial sustainability of local authority adult social care and t
We shouldn’t fear a lonely old age because loneliness is far from inevitable, according to a study funded by the ESRC.
The Centre for Ageing Better has joined GMCVO as a member of the Greater Manchester Ageing Hub.