Older People, Age And Ageing

Purpose of the group

  • To help the Scottish Parliament to address the challenges of an ageing population.
  • To provide MSPs with a source of information and expertise on issues of age.
  • To bring together those with an interest in the well-being of older people.
  • To encourage co-operation in promoting the interests of older people and their involvement with the Scottish Parliament.
  • To assist the Scottish Parliament in meeting older people’s needs as well as benefiting from their experience.

Forthcoming meetings

13 March 2019 at 1pm in the Sir Alexander Fleming Room (CR3)

12 June 2019 at 1pm in the Sir Alexander Fleming Room (CR3)

Next meeting: 16 January 2019

This meeting will be held at 6pm in the James Clerk Maxwell Room (CR4). This will be a joint meeting with the CPG on Food.

Agendas/Links

Minutes

Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Amanda Gordon (office of Sandra White MSP) - treasurer

Organisations

Outside the Box - secretary

Action on Elder Abuse Scotland 

Action on Hearing Loss  

Age Scotland  

Alzheimer Scotland 

Befriending Network

Big Lottery Fund Scotland 

British Geriatric Society 

Camphill Communities  

Campaign to end loneliness

Care Inspectorate 

Centre for Cognitive Ageing, University of Edinburgh 

DEEP – Network of Dementia Voices

Faith in Older People 

Generations Working Together 

HIV Scotland

Intergenerational Network 

LGBT Health and Wellbeing

Life Changes Trust 

Luminate 

Mental Health Foundation

Places for People Care and Support 

Roar – Connections for Life

Royal College of Psychiatrists  

Royal College of Speech and Language Therapy 

RoSPA – Royal Society for Prevention of Accidents

Scottish Borders Social Enterprise Chamber (SBSEC)

Scottish Older People’s Assembly - secretary 

Scottish Pensioners Forum  

Scottish Seniors Alliance  

TIDE – Together in dementia everyday

Get involved

Next meeting:
16 January 2019

Contact:

anne@otbds.org

Tel:

Contact

Sandra White MSP

Scottish Parliament

Holyrood Road
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP 

0131 348 5688

 

Cross Party Groups and GDPR

Please note that some Cross-Party Groups have external organisations that provide secretariat support to the Group. These organisations manage your information in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements. The links to the privacy policies, of the organisations that have proved them to the Scottish Parliament are available on our website.

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