Independent Age have launched a new report outlining the huge impact that COVID-19 has had on people in later life. You can read the report here.

Thousands of you shared your experiences, and highlighted the challenges that you’re facing which are reflected in the report, alongside their recommendations.

People haven’t been able to see family and friends, have experienced money worries, have gone through bereavements and had disruptions to health treatments.

Independent Age have also made a new video where seven of their campaigners speak about the impact COVID-19 has had on their lives this year. Click here to watch the video.

All at Independent Age would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who spoke to them and shared their story. At Independent Age, they will keep working hard to make sure that everyone in later life gets the support that they need during the pandemic.