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Sheila’s story – making a home accessible for independent living


Sheila Dearns is a retired teacher living in Chelmsford, Essex, with her dog Charlie, a chihuahua poodle cross. She was diagnosed with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) and became disabled in 1993.

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Ensuring more older workers see a future in hospitality key to sector’s future success

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East Riding of Yorkshire Council – a modern workforce in a modern workplace

Darren Stevens is Executive Director of Corporate Resources at East Riding of Yorkshire Council. He outlines the work that East Riding of Yorkshire Council is doing to become an Age-friendly Employer.

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The how, where and when of flexible working at Phoenix

Phoenix Group talk to us about Phoenix Flex, a new project that supports their commitment towards becoming a leader in age-inclusive employment.

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