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  • Older People's Commissioner for Wales 'Rethinking Respite'

    Older People's Commissioner for Wales 'Rethinking Respite'

    8th November, 2017

    The Older People's Commissioner for Wales is seeking examples of good practice for a new report on respite services. Deadline for responses: 8 December

  • BSG Conference 2018, Manchester - Call for Abstracts and Registration

    BSG Conference 2018, Manchester - Call for Abstracts and Registration

    7th November, 2017

    47th Annual British Society of Gerontology Conference: Ageing in an Unequal World, Shaping Environments for the 21st Century, 4 – 6 July 2018 Conference registration and abstract submission now open!

  • Consultation on free bus passes

    Consultation on free bus passes

    25th October, 2017

    Welsh Government is consulting on free bus passes for older and disabled people. Consultation ends 12 January 2018.

  • CADR Annual Report 2016-17

    CADR Annual Report 2016-17

    25th October, 2017

    Our 2016-17 Annual Report, highlighting research activity across the year, is now available.

  • My Home Life Cymru Leadership Support Programme for care home managers/senior staff

    My Home Life Cymru Leadership Support Programme for care home managers/senior staff

    5th October, 2017

    An 8-month programme to develop practice in care homes for those who who live, die, and work there

  • Professor Norah Keating at the IAGG World Congress

    Professor Norah Keating at the IAGG World Congress

    9th August, 2017

    Watch an interview about global issues surrounding ageing recorded during the IAGG conference in July.

  • CADR represented at prestigious international conference on ageing

    CADR represented at prestigious international conference on ageing

    25th July, 2017

    A number of CADR staff are presenting research at the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics 2017 World Congress in San Francisco this July.

  • CADR Professor addresses major dementia conference

    CADR Professor addresses major dementia conference

    18th July, 2017

    Professor Julie Williams gave a plenary address at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference

  • Latest CADR Newsletter

    Latest CADR Newsletter

    17th July, 2017

    Read our summer newsletter.

  • Want to stay mentally healthy in older age? Stimulate your brain in early life

    Want to stay mentally healthy in older age? Stimulate your brain in early life

    25th April, 2017

    CADR continues to support research activities related to CFAS Wales study

  • New tool will help older people to rate their community

    New tool will help older people to rate their community

    28th March, 2017

    Researchers at Swansea University have created a simple survey tool which can help older people to rate their community and could be used to plan future residential neighbourhoods that are friendly for all age groups and have a positive impact on health and wellbeing.

  • Dementia warning: People urged to live healthier lives

    Dementia warning: People urged to live healthier lives

    10th February, 2017

    A campaign aimed at reducing people's risk of developing dementia by 60% is to be launched by the Welsh Government.

  • health and social care delivery for older trans* people in Wales.

    health and social care delivery for older trans* people in Wales.

    19th January, 2017

    openly recruiting health and social care professionals to participate in our study in trans* ageing health and social care.

  • Special Report CADR Conference 2016

    Special Report CADR Conference 2016

    27th October, 2016

    On the 5 October CADR hosted a public event showcasing some of CADR's best research that is having an impact on the lives of older people. Over 180 people gathered at City Hall, Cardiff for the conference. 'Raising Awareness - Raising Standards'.