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‘Over 70s are coping better than others’

THE mental health of the over 70's has been the least impacted by lockdown measures when directly compared to other age groups, according to a new study by Saga.

Masons give £1m to help lonely older people

OLDER people across parts of the North West are to get more help to feel “less lonely” and “get the most out of life”, thanks to a £1m grant from the Masonic Charitable Foundation.

Older people with diabetes are being ‘overlooked’

OLDER people with diabetes are being “let down” and “overlooked” by the system – prompting new international guidance outlining a ground-breaking model for how they should be treated.

Older people left in soiled beds at home

OLDER people’s basic human rights are being overlooked in the provision of care at home, according to emerging findings released today by the Equality and Human Rights Commission.

Radical overhaul of adult social care law on the way

THE Law Commission is recommending the most far-reaching reforms of adult social care law seen for over 60 years.