21 July 2017
Later Life Ambitions has today submitted our response to the Competition and Markets Authority’s investigation into the care home market.
5 June 2017
The term “dementia tax” has become a buzzword in the general election campaign. What does it mean, and why has it suddenly become the focus of renewed political attention? Read more
25 May 2017
While the political parties offer different solutions on social care in this election, there are some clear themes that emerge. Read more
19 May 2017
The three major parties have now published their manifestos, and there are clear differences between them on issues of importance to older people. Read more
19 April 2017
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) says it has received complaints from families who have been charged by care homes for empty rooms after the death of resident relatives.
13 April 2017
The Women and Equalities Select Committee has launched a new inquiry into older people and employment, looking at current Government policies to help people extend their working lives, and considering further steps which could be taken to tackle issues including age discrimination. Read more
12 April 2017
Later Life Ambitions welcomes politicians of any party saying they will protect the triple-lock. This is why we are pleased to see the Labour Party state today that they will “protect pensioner incomes by legislating to keep the Triple-Lock on state pensions up to 2025”. Read more
24 March 2017
The Communities and Local Government (CLG) Committee is running an inquiry into whether the housing on offer in England for older people is sufficiently available and suitable for their needs. Read more