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COVID-19 has shone a light on our non-decent homes

Improving England's housing stock will have massive benefits for people's safety and health, but also have a positive impact on the economy and the strain on the NHS.

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Alcohol and ageing: the hidden harms

A new report by the Commission on Alcohol Harm has concluded that a new UK-wide alcohol strategy is urgently required.

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Lessons from lockdown

Action to support the 50-70s crucial to building UK’s resilience post-pandemic

Improving health resilience and maximising the economic contribution of 50-70 year olds will be crucial to support economic recovery and growth, new report says.

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Dawid Konotey-Ahulu

Dawid Konotey-Ahulu appointed trustee at Centre for Ageing Better

He will take up the position from mid-September and will work with us to on our mission to create a society in which everyone enjoys later life.

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Age-positive icons competition launched

We've launched a competition to design ‘age-positive’ icons to replace the negative symbols that commonly represent people in later life, such as ‘hunched-over stickmen’.

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Optimising co-design to create better life outcomes

The UK needs to design products with older people, carers and communities in mind rather than retrofitting to poorly understood needs.