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12 Feb 2020
Talking About My Generation: The over 50s news site for people across Greater Manchester

An Ambition For Ageing project has launched a dedicated news platform started by people aged 50 and over across Greater Manchester who are changing the record on what it means to grow older in the region.


07 Feb 2020
Greater Manchester celebrates work making city-region one of the best places in the world to grow older

Greater Manchester is celebrating the success of its age-friendly neighbourhoods in making the city-region one of the best places in the world to grow older.

27 Jan 2020
New report: Changing a place: Microfunding, co-production and community development

A small pot of money can generate change within neighbourhoods. With the right environment and support to provide guidance, mediation, and oversight, these changes can have a significant impact.


17 Jan 2020
Cultural Routes

Our new project Cultural Routes is designed to champion and support artists and creative practitioners who are over 50 years of age.

05 Jan 2020
Flexible Working toolkit: How to Ensure Interview Practices Support Returners

Interview practices can unfairly disadvantage parents and carers looking to return to work.

16 Dec 2019
The Mayoral Age-Friendly Challenge winners

Following two rounds of The Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham’s Age-Friendly Challenge, we are now happy to announce that fifty-three neighbourhoods across Greater Manchester have been recogni

12 Dec 2019
Age Proud: Exploring Positive Ageing

The Greater Manchester Older People’s Network (GMOPN) aims to make sure that older people have an influence in key decision-making and that their voices are championed in the areas that most affect their lives.

27 Nov 2019
Flexible Working toolkit: What is Flexible Working

As flexible working options become more prevalent in large organisations, it’s important that small to medium enterprises in Greater Manchester don’t get left behind when it comes to attracting and retaining skilled a

26 Nov 2019
Working with older people to reduce social isolation and loneliness

The aim of this short guide produced by Age Better in Sheffield is to set out practical evidence about what’s worked, drawing on lessons from some of the

22 Nov 2019
Designing digital skills interventions for older people

Good Things Foundation have published a report on designing digital skills interventions for older people.