Veronica oversees the work of the Healthy Ageing Community of Practice, a learning community that brings together projects funded as part of the ISCF Healthy Ageing challenge. These projects are working to develop products and services that help people to remain independent, productive and active into older age.
Veronica worked at Alzheimer’s Society from 2012-2020 in several communication and external affairs roles. Her work included campaigning to put people living with dementia at the forefront of devolution in Greater Manchester and building support for Dementia Friendly Communities across England. Prior to this she worked for childcare charity Daycare Trust, campaigning for high-quality, affordable childcare for all.
Veronica’s background also includes roles in regional and local government and higher education. She joined Ageing Better in 2020.