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Flexible Hours for Carers: a Growing Care Gap (BBC News / Ageing and Society)

Summary An estimated 675,000 older people depend upon unpaid carers, usually their children. Jeremy Hunt has proposed that a cultural change is needed among employers so that carers have parity of esteem, and receive similar flexible working opportunities to parents … Continue reading

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New Dynamics of Ageing Programme (UK Research Council)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 8, March 2012]. Summary The New Dynamics of Ageing (NDA) programme is a seven-year multidisciplinary research initiative. The broad aim is to improve the quality of life for older people. … Continue reading

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