Skip to main content
Search for
in
Filter results by subjects:
Select a Topic to filter by Subject
Filter results by content type:

Closing employment gap for older workers would generate £9 billion a year for economy

Ageing Better has joined forces with a number of organisations to outline six steps political parties should take to level the playing field for older workers.

Find out more
Older woman working with bikes

Action today for all our tomorrows

The Centre for Ageing Better is tackling inequalities in ageing. We're working to make our homes and workplaces suitable for us as we get older, as well as building an Age-friendly Movement to challenge negative attitudes about ageing.

Sign up to receive the latest Centre for Ageing Better news

Featured content

Link to content
The State of Ageing is the most detailed and up-to-date report about ageing in England. Hover over the different chapter sections and central logo to find out more.
Link to content
Join the UK Network of Age-friendly Communities in celebrating the integral role of older people in our communities, this International Day of Older People.
Link to content
New analysis reveals how poor quality housing is incurring huge costs and pressures on the NHS and social care.
Link to content
No one should have to live in a home that damages their health, yet it is the norm for far too many people in England today. We’re leading a national campaign to fix unsafe homes.
Link to content
This week sees the start of Global Intergenerational Week, a campaign encouraging everyone to embrace intergenerational practice and relationships.
Link to content
The uncertainty around lifting the state pension age to 68 has again highlighted the need for better long-term planning for our ageing population.
Preview Age-positive images

Photos in the image library, which depict older people in non-stereotypical ways, are available to download for free.

About us

Upcoming and recent events

Link to content
We discussed whether the Budget really will deliver more employment for people in their 50s and 60s.
Link to content
What is an Age-friendly Community? Learn about the WHO Age-friendly Communities framework and what can be achieved through becoming one.
Link to content
This webinar explained how you can capture photos that show the diversity of older people in realistic and authentic ways.

Latest research from others

Department for Work and Pensions
16 May 2024
This report explores the experiences of individuals claiming and receiving Carer's Allowance (CA) in the UK. Based on qualitative and survey research with working age CA claimants living in England…
Age UK
28 May 2024
This report outlines current evidence on the delivery of the Disabled Facilities Grant - funding available to Disabled people to make changes to their home. Based on Age UK Advice Line data and…
House of Commons Library
14 May 2024
This report outlines evidence on the drivers of inequalities experienced in dementia services across England and Wales. Drawing on data from NHS England and research from dementia charities, it…

Sign up to receive the latest news, research, policy updates and events about ageing.

Subscribe

Contact our team for more information

Contact us