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25 Nov 2020

LLA Responds to Chancellor’s Spending Review

Later Life Ambitions has responded to the Chancellor's spending review. To read the full blog, please follow this link:LLA Responds to Chancellor's Spending Review

25 Nov 2020

Governments Guidance on Forming a 'Christmas Bubble'

The Government has published detailed guidance on the social contact restrictions for the Christmas period. Between 23 and 27 December, everyone in the UK can form an exclusive “Christmas...Read More

23 Nov 2020

New Tier Restrictions in England Announced Today

Prime Minister, Boris Johnson will today outline the details of the new three tier restrictions in England, which will be in place from 3 December. This is expected to include the reopening of...Read More

20 Nov 2020

Govt Announces Free Flu Vaccine for 50+

The Government has announced that people aged 50-64 will be able to get a free flu vaccination. The flu vaccine will be available from GP surgeries and pharmacies from 1 December 2020.Press release...Read More

18 Nov 2020

Member Survey: Impact of Covid-19 on Everyday Life

Later Life Ambitions are seeking your views on the response to COVID-19 and its impact on your everyday life. We have had a great response so far but would be delighted if we could get some more...Read More

16 Nov 2020

Pilot Scheme Launched to Test Care Home Visitors

The Government has today launched a pilot scheme which will see family and friends of care home residents being tested to enable more meaningful visits.The pilot will begin in areas with lower...Read More

13 Nov 2020

UK Out of Recession but Growth is Slow

The UK's economy bounced back from recession with record growth of 15.5% in July to September. However, this expansion was not enough to reverse the damage caused by the pandemic as the Office...Read More

11 Nov 2020

Royal Voluntary Service - Helping you Prepare for Winter

To support older people and their friends, families and neighbours prepare for winter, Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) have produced a short, practical advice booklet to staying safe, warm and well...Read More

09 Nov 2020

Age Uk Report on Mental Health of Care Workers during the Pandemic

Age UK has published a report that find that social care workers’ mental health has been damaged by the work they have had to do during the pandemic.The report finds that 8% of respondents to a...Read More

06 Nov 2020

Covid-19 Secure Care Home Visits Allowed

The Government has announced that all care home residents in England will be allowed to receive visits from loved ones provided they are conducted in a Covid-19 secure way with social distancing and...Read More

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