In January 2014, Age UK published ‘Care in Crisis: What’s next for social care?’
On Human Rights Day 2013, The Welsh Government announced its plans for a public consultation on proposals for a Declaration of the Rights of Older People.
In October 2013, the EHRC published a report reviewing the 25 recommendations the Commission made in its 2011 formal inquiry into older people and human rights in home care.
In October 2013, the Greater London Authority (GLA) published a report to challenge perceptions of older people as a burden on their families and a drain on the public purse.
The Global AgeWatch Index is the first-ever overview of the wellbeing of older people around the world.
’Giving older people a voice: the case for an Older People’s Commissioner for England’ was published by CentreForum in September 2013.
’What Does the 2011 Census Tell Us About Older People?’ was published on 6 September 2013 by the Office for National Statistics.
‘A Presumption of Equality’ by Andrew Harrop looks at mid-income older people, a group who have been overlooked in political and media debates about later life.
A European Commission report published in 2013 finds that women in Europe received pensions that were 39 per cent lower on average than those of men.
Case No: CO/6626/2012 Date 7 November 2012 Link to judgment R (on the application of South West Care Homes Ltd) v Devon County Council  EWHC 2967(Admin) Discrimination grounds Age & Disability Summary of case The Claimants owned and operated 400 care homes in Devon. These homes had elderly and/or disabled residents some of whom …