Centre for Ageing Better

The Centre for Ageing Better is a charitable foundation based in the UK, working towards a society where everyone enjoys later life. Supported by the UK National Lottery Community Fund, the Centre for Ageing Better works to create change in policy and practice around age-related issues, and works with partners across England to improve employment,Continue reading “Centre for Ageing Better”

Relatives & Residents Association 

The Relatives & Residents Association (R&RA) is the UK national charity for older people needing care and the relatives and friends who help them cope. Founded in 1992, the Relatives & Residents Association champions the rights of older people needing care in England. They provide information, advice and support to empower older people and theirContinue reading “Relatives & Residents Association “

Age UK 

Age UK is the United Kingdom’s leading charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. Please note: This entry refers solely to the national charity Age UK, and not the various local Age UK or Age Concern groups found around the UK.  Age UK offers support to older people living in theContinue reading “Age UK “

Age Concern Southend

Age Concern Southend is an independent charity providing support to elderly people in the Southend area. Please note: This entry refers solely to the local Southend-on-Sea branch of Age Concern / Age UK, and not the national charity Age UK. Age Concern Southend began in 1974 as Southend Older People’s Welfare and have been helpingContinue reading “Age Concern Southend”

Alzheimer’s Research UK

Alzheimer’s Research UK is a dementia research charity. Founded in 1992, Alzheimer’s Research UK focusses on scientific research projects into Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, including its causes, diagnosis, prevention, treatment and potentially curative therapies. How You Can Help Time: A few minutes + In a few minutes you can sign Alzheimer’s Research UK’sContinue reading “Alzheimer’s Research UK”