Tag Archives: Caroline Abrahams

A frightening threat to your services

A frightening threat to your services

Thousands of vital services are at risk of closure if the government goes ahead with changes to community transport rules. Age UK is urging the Department for Transport to re-think proposals which thr ...
1.4 million people don’t get the care they need

1.4 million people don’t get the care they need

Numbers of older people who don’t get the care and support they need has reached a record high of 1.4 million – up nearly 20% in just two years. What’s more, delayed discharges due to the lack of soci ...
Who is most likely to feel lonely?

Who is most likely to feel lonely?

A new report from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) published in April, has sought to get to the bottom of who is most likely to feel lonely most often. The report, titled, ‘Loneliness: what ch ...