Mobility and transport are key in helping people to remain healthy, active and connected in later life. This report explores how the current transport system is complex and fragmented, leading to barriers in innovation and collaboration to support healthier later lives.
This report highlights the importance of providing support to employees in mid-life as a way of helping them stay in work for longer if they want to, plan for what they will need in retirement, and think ahead about their future needs.
This document sets out the government’s response to the recommendations made in the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD) report Ageing cohort of drug users. The Department of Health and Social Care sought contributions from the Scottish, Welsh and Northern Irish administrations and co-ordinated responses to the report. Officials from each of the four nations have reviewed the council’s advice and set out work under way to address the recommendations.
This book published by Heriot-Watt University, Scotland, presents the age friendly policy and practice guidelines following a 3 year research project. Drawing on the lessons from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Manchester, it presents key findings and recommendations for each of these cities that participated in the research, structured according to the main themes identified in each city, as well as neighbourhood-specific findings and recommendations.
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