UK Older People's Day

Can you spare a few minutes: UK Older People’s Day is on 1st October to coincide with the UN International Day of Older Persons. The main aim for the Day is to be a national celebration of the achievements and contributions that older people make to our society and to the economy. Through this we hope to start to tackle negative attitudes and outdated stereotypes; 2012 is also the European Year for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations ... Read more

OECD Older versus younger workers

All this talk about older people taking jobs form the young and yet this presentation from OECD actually shows that higher employment of older workers is accompanied by higher employment for young people. It is vibrant economies that create jobs not ideological debates pitching different cohorts against one another ... Read more

Health Improvement Co-ordinator Vacancy

We are looking for someone with a health and community development background to be part of our exciting and innovative project enabling older people across North Staffordshire to age positively. ... Read more

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