Tags: "Attendance Allowance"


Attendance Allowance

Attendance Allowance and Local Government: Examining the evidence and the options

What do the government’s plans for devolving Attendance Allowance to local government mean for councils, older people and care providers? 

July 11, 2016 ×


Protecting older people with a disability from living in poverty

Protecting older people with a disability from living in poverty

New research on attendance allowance says more should be done to support those receiving the benefit.

June 25, 2013 ×


Forgotten Million

Independence Allowance

Research and new ideas on the future of Attendance Allowance.

June 17, 2013 ×


Pension Reform Not so simple

Pension Reform: Not so simple

Like a particularly strange, obscure breed of nerds, those with an interest in pension policy found themselves glued to BBC Parliament on Monday as pensions minister Steve Webb finally stood up to announce the government’s White Paper on a single-tier state pension.

January 16, 2013 ×


Attendance Allowance could unlock the power of information in social care

Attendance Allowance could unlock power of information in social care

While social care funding reform appears to be stalling, elsewhere in social care policy, new and interesting developments are emerging off the back of the government’s white paper.

November 20, 2012 ×


Older Peoples Spending Whats in a label

Older People’s Spending: What’s in a label?

With the population ageing, we often hear grandiose statements about the need to reshape the welfare state or transform health and social care. But, how society performs at adapting to population ageing will really come down to the behaviour of individual older people and the daily choices they make about […]

September 28, 2012 ×

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