14 August 2017
Later Life Ambitions is passionate about promoting intergenerational fairness. That is why we are campaigning for policies which benefit every generation, such as building more affordable housing in all regions of the country, removing the barriers that prevent old people from resizing their homes Read more
9 August 2017
The government has announced its intention to accept the key recommendation of the Cridland Review and increase the State Pension Age from 67 to 68 over two years from 2037. This is 7 years earlier than the current legislation which sees a rise between 2044 and 2046. The change will affect everyone born between 6 April 1970 and 5 April 1978.
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