Tag Archives: human rights

Held back by ageism

Held back by ageism

This 80 year old, registered ‘Disabled’ reader enjoyed reading your Christine Parkinson illuminating front page story (issue 286, April 2016), headlined “Held back by ageism”, ...
Almshouse residents up in arms

Almshouse residents up in arms

According to a campaign group over 40,000 of Britain’s poorest elderly people are now being exploited by centuries old charities set up to house and care for them. Some residents are reported to be fa ...