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Six million over-60s plan to rely on State pension to pay for care

The social care bill needs to be financed through a wealth tax and or income tax on those with higher incomes. It is not fair that younger people on low income subsidise older wealthier pensioners so they can keep their wealth https://inews.co.uk/news/six-million-over-60s-plan-to-rely-on-state-pension-to-pay-for-care-1176173?ito=email_share_article-top

The July 2021 PAiL Newsletter

PAiL Newsletter July 2021 Section 1 – PAiL Campaigns PROGRESS ON AGE-FRIENDLY ACTION PLAN FOR LONDON The long wait for an age-friendly action plan for London continues but optimism remains!We accept that covid has changed the policy arena in London and that recovery is now the priority for GLA with London buffeted by pressures and growing inequalities arising from the pandemic.  Together with other age groups that form the London Age Forum coalition we are lobbying…

Is recovery in London going to be Age-Friendly?

Building back better is the watchword for recovery in London. London Boroughs’ performance during the pandemic was on the whole exemplary – providing much needed support for older people, working in partnership with the community and innovating in real time. But now we are beyond the worst, are London Boroughs taking older people’s needs into account as they produce plans for recovery? PAiL asked all London Boroughs for information earlier this year about how they…

PAiL Newsletter May 2021

Dear PAIL member  Please find our PositiveAgeing in London newsletter with updates about our work and that of our age partners. As you will see much of our activity the last month or so has been around the elections for Mayor of London and the GLA Assembly. We have contacted all the main parties candidates for mayor and the assembly asking them to endorse the priorities which we and our partners in the London Age…

PAiL Newsletter March 2021

Positive Ageing in London – your age forum- is pleased to send you this our first newsletter of the year. We hope everyone received our Survival Guide for older Londoners that we sent out to you earlier this year instead of a newsletter, as we thought an update on how to survive this pandemic this winter was the best contribution we could make ( LINK to survival guide on website). Now that the NHS vaccination…

COVID-19 Pandemic Survival Guide For Older People

Positive Ageing In London has put together this Survival Guide for older people living in London. The guide consists of useful information collated from around the internet, some of which has been shared amongst the PAiL community and committee members in previous newsletters and campaigns. It is created to provide a directory of useful links with tips and guides that assist older people during this immensely challenging pandemic period. The guide is broken down into…

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