Older people ‘left out in the cold’, says Age UK

Realities of trying to meet costs highlighted in Age UK report
Caroline Abrahams, Age UK charity director

Age UK analysis has found that as many as 1.7 million older people in England can go for a month without meeting up with a friend. Extrapolating figures from research commissioned by the charity up to 300,000 over 65s have not had a conversation with family or companions over the same period. It said that…

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