What the Autumn Statement means for you
On 3 December 2014, the Chancellor gave his Autumn Statement. Whilst very little in the actual speech related to older people, there were a number of interesting items covered in the accompanying paperwork. You can read the NPC’s briefing on… See more ›
December’s Campaign Bulletin now available
December’s Campaign! Bulletin features articles on the recent NPC lobby of Parliament, excess winter deaths, life expectancy, malnutrition and cuts to the meals of wheels service and the latest attack on older people’s pensions by the Economist magazine. You can… See more ›
November Campaign Bulletin now available
November’s Campaign! Bulletin features articles on the state pension, new rules on who is eligible for social care, fuel poverty, the rise of equity release and crime and older people. You can download a copy here or print off a… See more ›
Latest NPC Women’s Network Exchange Newsletter
The latest edition of the NPC’s Women’s Working Party newsletter: Women’s Network Exchange is published featuring articles on the working party’s meeting at this year’s Pensioners’ Parliament, the problems caused by zero-hour contracts, the NHS and the recent Jarrow march… See more ›
Better Public Transport Conference Report
A report of the recent NPC Conference in September on the issue of Better Public Transport is now available to download here.
Speaking Out! Winter 2014 bulletin now available
The NPC’s Minority Elders’ Committee has produced its latest bulletin, Speaking Out! It covers issues such as housing, diabetes and universal benefits. You can download a copy here.
October’s Campaign Bulletin now available
This month’s NPC Campaign! bulletin contains information on a new report into the benefits of concessionary bus travel, the NPC lobby of Parliament called for 5 November, a King’s Fund report on the future funding of social care, information about… See more ›
Health Newsletter now available
The latest NPC Health Working Party newsletter is now available to download here. This edition covers the recent NHS march, the Patient First campaign and the rise in care home fees.
September’s Campaign! Bulletin now available
This month’s NPC Campaign! bulletin is now available to download. The colour version can be downloaded here and the black and white easy print version here. This edition covers a new report into the effect that cuts are having on… See more ›
August’s NPC Campaign! Bulletin
This month’s NPC Campaign! bulletin contains information on the UN Older People’s Day on 1 October, the NPC lobby of Parliament called fro 5 November, a recent High Court judgement affecting the future of local authority funded care, concerns over… See more ›