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  • The future of adult social care

    The Communities and Local Government Select Committee is currently undertaking an inquiry into the future of adult social care. The NPC’s submission can be seen here.

  • September NPC Campaign! Bulletin now available

    This month’s Campaign! bulletin contains the latest attack on the triple lock, the recent report from Ofgem into the energy market, the numbers of people missing out on the new state pension, the rising costs of care homes and the See more ›

  • Time to defend the pension triple-lock…again

    The triple lock on the basic state pension is guaranteed until 2020, but there is no doubt that the likes of Ros Altmann and others will be using their influence between now and then to alter things in the future. See more ›

  • August Campaign! Bulletin now available

    This month’s Campaign! bulletin is now available to read and download. It includes articles on social care funding, new government ministers, plans to change final salary pension schemes, the latest on auto-enroled pensions and how the housing crisis is affecting See more ›

  • Demos planned for UN Older People’s Day 1 October 2016

    This year, the NPC will be marking UN Older People’s Day on 1 October with a series of protests around the country aimed at highlighting the need for a new National Health and Social Care Service (NHSCS). A briefing to See more ›

  • NPC Campaign Bulletin available now

    The July edition of the NPC’s Campaign Bulletin is now available to read and download. The colour version is here and the black and white version is here. The bulletin contains a brief report about the recent NPC Pensioners’ Parliament, See more ›

  • June’s Campaign! Bulletin now available

    The June edition of the NPC’s monthly Campaign! Bulletin is now available to read, download and print. This month’s article look at rising cost of living, BBC plans to cut free TV licences for the over 75s, suggestions that the See more ›

  • May’s Campaign! Bulletin now available

    May’s edition of the Campaign! Bulletin is now available featuring articles on the NPC’s meeting with the Minister for Pensions, a preview of the forthcoming Pensioners’ Parliament, the impact of cuts on older people’s health, the implications of raising the See more ›

  • April’s NPC Campaign! Bulletin now available

    This month’s Campaign! Bulletin is now available featuring articles on the news state pension, IDS’s attack on universal pensioner benefits, the Budget, the financial insecurity of the care home sector and the decline of the orange train ticket. You can See more ›

  • Managing your payments

    A key concern for many older people is how they can continue to control their financial affairs. This consumer advice guide, which the NPC has been involved in producing with the Payment UK helps anyone needing assistance to make payments, See more ›

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