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31 Jul 2019
Scoping the range of Community Transport in Greater Manchester

Do you run or know of a community transport scheme in your area?

30 Jul 2019
Connecting communities and healthcare: Making social prescribing work for everyone

A new paper from The National Lottery Community Fund. 

15 Jul 2019
New campaign wants to change the record on growing older in Greater Manchester

Campaigners from across GM want to change the record on what people think of growing older.

09 Jul 2019
An Age-Friendly Transport System

We have been working to understand what an age-friendly transport network looks like, what challenges older people face and what older people think the transport priorities should be.

03 Jul 2019
Ageing Equally? larger research projects

We are delighted to announce who will be delivering a research project as part of our Ageing Equally? programme. 

02 Jul 2019
Active Ageing: Engaging Older Adults

Physical activity can reduce the risk of falls by up to 37% and dementia by up to 30%, yet 4 in 10 Older Adults in GM are inactive.


01 Jul 2019
Age-Friendly Neighbourhoods Challenge

The Mayor of Greater Manchester has issued the second round of his Age-Friendly Challenge to make Greater Manchester the best place in the UK to grow older.

27 Jun 2019
Ambition for Ageing on Granada Reports

What's it actually like to live in a city centre for over 60s? ITV Granda Reports spoke to residents of Victoria Square in Ancoats and Tung Sing, the UK's first purpose built housing for Chinese people over 60.

26 Jun 2019
The National Lottery’s 25th Birthday

Ambition for Ageing are celebrating The National Lottery’s 25th Birthday this year, a landmark moment to tell the public about the incredible difference The National Lottery has made – and continues to make – to the l

25 Jun 2019
Positive Ageing Imagery project

The new Positive Ageing Imagery Project will be looking at why stereotypical images of wrinkly hands that reinforce negativity around ageing are used in the media to represent older people.