Care home visits must be allowed to continue in the second national lockdown, experts have said.
The Government is being urged to give the care sector emergency funding of £3.9 billion to help it cope with the second wave of the pandemic.
A group of grandmothers are using TikTok to encourage young people in their area to practise social distancing.
Millions of older people are facing a potential public health emergency as they struggle alone, physically and mentally deteriorate and cannot properly grieve during the coronavirus pandemic, a charity has warned.
Pensioners rely on their free TV licence more than ever, a charity has warned, as the BBC prepares to announce when it will axe the universal entitlement.
Mr Motivator will be joined by Linda Lusardi for a week-long workout to raise money for older people during the coronavirus pandemic.
Age Scotland, which supports elderly people in the north-east and across the country, has launched an emergency fundraising appeal.
Keith Duffy has said he would like Boyzlife’s latest single to become an “anthem” for the elderly during the pandemic.
Keeping the heart and blood vessels healthy reduces the risk of cognitive decline and dementia, a new report suggests.
Hundreds of thousands of over-75s could struggle to pay utility bills because of planned changes to the TV licence fee system, according to Age UK.
A lonely pensioner was moved to tears when BBC Breakfast presenter Dan Walker surprised him with a Christmas tree.
A leading charity for older people has called on the next government to save free TV licences for the over-75s.
Dani Dyer has criticised the end of free TV licences for all over-75s.
Watching re-runs of classic rugby matches could prove a tonic for older people, NHS England’s director for dementia has said.
Boris Johnson has been urged to take action on TV licences for over-75s after the Prime Minister called on the BBC to “cough up” and fund the axed, universal entitlement.
Pensioners will struggle with the process of buying a TV licence, a charity has warned, as it criticised the BBC’s plans for home visits.
Age UK has urged the next prime minister to end the “madness” over the withdrawal of the universal free TV licence for over-75s.
A petition opposing the BBC’s decision to axe free TV licences for the over-75s has reached half a million signatures.
TV star Len Goodman has criticised the “rotten” withdrawal of free TV licences for all over-75s, saying it will “impact on the most vulnerable”.
Ben Fogle has said the Government should be held accountable for its “poor decision” over revoking free TV licences for all over-75s, and that it should be made to reverse it.
Ben Fogle has said he will donate his entire salary from a BBC series to subsidise TV licences for over-75s, following plans to strip the concession from millions of pensioners.
The Government is facing calls to take back responsibility for funding free TV licences for the over-75s amid an outcry over plans to strip the concession from millions of pensioners.
Debbie McGee and Steph and Dom Parker have signed up for a new instalment of Celebrity Call Centre.
The BBC has been told to consider scrapping free TV licences for the over-75s to save money after a report claimed there is little need for the concession.
John Lewis has partnered with Age UK for its Christmas ad - fondly regarded as the pinnacle of festive retail - with a reminder to consumers to consider those who will be alone this year.