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14 May 2020
Meet the newsroom made up of over 50s challenging the way mainstream media represents their generation

A generation that are sick of being misrepresented in the mainstream media have launched their own news site that is thriving in lockdown.

13 May 2020
Ambition for Ageing eBulletin May 2020

Welcome to the latest issue of our e-bulletin which contains all the latest updates from Ambition for Ageing and our partners, and other ageing related news and events.


07 May 2020
Tackling loneliness during and after the COVID-19 pandemic

This interactive digital event explores responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and what lessons there are for reducing loneliness.

07 May 2020
The Unequal Impacts of COVID-19

The Ambition for Ageing team based at the LGBT Foundation have produced the first edition of their Equalities and Ageing digest. This first edition highlights the unequal impact of COVID-19.


05 May 2020
A guide to Keeping Well at Home

A new booklet packed full of health and dietary advice for keeping well at home.

01 May 2020
Working Potential Impact Report from Bolton at Home

The Working Potential Bolton project came to an end earlier in 2020. Read about the impact the project had in this Impact Report.

30 Apr 2020
How social distancing deepens inequalities among older people

Whilst social distancing is necessary, it can have detrimental effects to the most vulnerable in society.


29 Apr 2020
Campaign launched to provide mental health support following Covid-19 outbreak

Mental health charities from across Greater Manchester have teamed up to create a new campaign, Beelieve.

24 Apr 2020
New report and employer guidance on attracting parents and carers to return to work

GMCVO-led project Caring, Working, Living have published a new report, alongside employer guidance on attracting Returners.


20 Apr 2020
New review of the Alternatives to cash during COVID-19

Following reports of older people expressing fears around what to do when they run out of cash and concerns around how to pay for items delivered by volunteers, forcing some to go to cash points or doing shopping them