top of page
  • Writer's picturechris walsh

Pensioner poverty - what can be done

Positive Ageing in London held a successful conference yesterday around pensioner poverty which had a number of speakers drawing on research both a out how bad it is and what campaigns are happening plus some very useful tips on where to get help. Wise Age had 2 speakers both of whose presentations will be put up on www.wiseage.org.uk including a well researched set of links to where support is available.

This is going to be a hard winter followed by a long recession for 2 years. For older people reliant on just the state pension and pension credit despite the rises coming in April, life will get harder as inflation especially over food and energy.

We need to mobilise, inform and support our older people in need

13 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Guardian comments 6

Re The Commons needed to focus on the horror in Gaza. Instead this was a grubby game of political chess 22 Feb 2024 13:00 This is the first time The Guardian has allowed any comments on the Gaza horro

Guardian Comments-5 How to Stop the Gaza Massacres

Re. Britain can play a role in bringing peace to Gaza, but first leaders have to get serious 23 Feb 2024 09:25 Yesterday I attended a webinar on Gaza given by Oxfam which was educational, informative,

Comments 4

Re. If this tawdry affair ends with a red card for the Commons ref Sir Lindsay Hoyle, it will not reflect well on our MPs 25 Feb 2024 14:56 We know in front of our eyes what is happening. Mass murder,

Commentaires


bottom of page