The Rights of Older People in the UK
The COVID-19 pandemic and the current cost of living crisis have exacerbated existing inequalities, intensifying the socioeconomic, environmental, health and climate related impacts on the lives of older persons, especially older women and people from black, Asian and minority ethnic groups.
Poverty Pensioner poverty is rising. People are having to choose between 'Eating or Heating'.
Rights Age is a protected characteristic under the Equalities Act, so why are we not being listened to?
Services Services are disappearing and many that do exist are not accessible or working well.
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The rights of Older people in the UK
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