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09 Jan 2019
Small and medium businesses needed for older carers research

Can you spare an hour and a half over coffee and cake to help Working Potential understand what help and support you need as a small business, to recruit and retain older carers in the workplace?


08 Jan 2019
New scaled programme launch – Culture Champions: Invitation to bid

We are delighted to launch Culture Champions GM. Ambition for Ageing has developed this work in partnership with the Great Place GM project.

10 Dec 2018
Carers Rights Day - 30th November 2018

Friday the 30th November was Carers Rights Day and our providers raised awareness in different ways in order to help carers to understand their rights and how to access the help and support to which they are entitled.

10 Dec 2018
Flexibility Conference

A summary of highlights from the Flexibility for All conference. 

02 Nov 2018
Resilience in an ageing Greater Manchester report released

Ambition for Ageing has today released a report titled Resilience in an Ageing Greater Manchester, looking at the needs of older people in resilience planning.


10 Oct 2018
Free AFA seminar: Social infrastructure: how shared spaces make communities work

Our social infrastructure - the shared spaces and public places that form a part of our everyday lives - are often overlooked, yet are a crucial part of our communities on many levels, particularly for reducing neighbourhood exclusion among older people.

01 Oct 2018
Help us spread the word about the mayoral challenge

If you are able to help us promote the challenge, we are using Older People’s Day - today, Monday 1 October - as an opportunity to remind people of the challenge, and to encourage people to take part.

28 Sep 2018
Monday October 1 is The International Day of Older Persons

The International Day of Older Persons is celebrated annually on October 1st, and is also known as Older People's Day.

26 Sep 2018
Collective Effect winning bids announced

The winning bids following our recent Collective Effect tender exercise can now be announced.

26 Sep 2018
Greater Manchester’s Age-Friendly Mayoral Challenge - online application form now available

We are pleased to announce that the Greater Manchester’s Age-Friendly Challenge application form is now online.