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12 Feb 2020
Talking About My Generation: The over 50s news site for people across Greater Manchester

An Ambition For Ageing project has launched a dedicated news platform started by people aged 50 and over across Greater Manchester who are changing the record on what it means to grow older in the region.


13 Feb 2020
Still my Valentine: campaigners fight prejudice against sexual activity in later life

Ambition for Ageing are a part of the working group 'Sexual Health of Older People’ (SHOP), along with Age UK, Age-Friendly Manchester (Manchester City Council), the Greater Manchester Sexual Health Network, Mancheste

07 Feb 2020
Greater Manchester celebrates work making city-region one of the best places in the world to grow older

Greater Manchester is celebrating the success of its age-friendly neighbourhoods in making the city-region one of the best places in the world to grow older.

27 Jan 2020
New report: Changing a place: Microfunding, co-production and community development

A small pot of money can generate change within neighbourhoods. With the right environment and support to provide guidance, mediation, and oversight, these changes can have a significant impact.


17 Jan 2020
Cultural Routes

Our new project Cultural Routes is designed to champion and support artists and creative practitioners who are over 50 years of age.

16 Dec 2019
The Mayoral Age-Friendly Challenge winners

Following two rounds of The Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham’s Age-Friendly Challenge, we are now happy to announce that fifty-three neighbourhoods across Greater Manchester have been recogni

15 Nov 2019
Pride in Ageing

Pride in Ageing has already made huge strides in helping to ensure that Greater Manchester becomes one of the best places for LGBT people to grow older.

18 Nov 2019
Consultancy into Culture Champions’ Development and Sustainability - Freelance opportunity

Ambition for Ageing in partnership with GMCA (Great Place) and Manchester Museum is seeking a freelance consultant with knowledge of age-friendly culture to design and implement a sustainability strategy for the Great

07 Nov 2019
Applications now open for Greater Manchester Culture Fund

Applications are now open for the Greater Manchester Culture Fund, which will support delivery of Greater Manchester Combined Authority’s strategy for Culture and Creativity, Grown in Greater Manchester.


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