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08 Jun 2020
Carers Week: 8th June - 14th June 2020

Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.

05 Jun 2020
The Changing Role of Social Infrastructure in response to COVID-19

Sophie Yarker has written a blog for Discovre Society on The Changing Role of Social Infrastructure in response to COVID-19

05 Jun 2020
MICRA Webinar: Communities and COVID-19: the impact of social inequality and social distancing on older people

When: Friday 19th June, 11am - 12pm

Where: Online


Our partners, MICRA, are delighted to host the second title of the MICRA webinar series.


04 Jun 2020
The Road to Recovery: how can the COVID-19 crisis provide an opportunity to improve later lives?

When: Monday 8th June 2020, 11:00am - 11:45am

Where: Online


03 Jun 2020
Hidden Figures: The Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on LGBT Communities

The LGBT Foundation have published findings from the largest and most substantive research into the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on LGBT communities in the United Kingdom to date.

01 Jun 2020
Concessionary travel pass use before 9.30am

From Tuesday 2nd June 2020 concessionary pass holders will no longer be able to travel for free on public transport before 9.30am on weekdays in Greater Manchester.

25 May 2020
MICRA hosts first ever webinar on COVID-19 and older people

MICRA's first ever webinar was on 'The Impact of COVID-19 on Health and Social Inequalities in Older People'.

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.