Ageing in a rural place webinar

A free webinar event hosted by The Centre for Ageing Better will explore the challenges for people in rural and coastal places, including the impact of the pandemic on rural communities.

When – Lincolnshire residents can join the online meeting on Thursday, April 15. It starts at 10am and runs until 11.30am.

Click here to register

Who’s speaking?

  • Chair: Justin Newman, Director of Strategy and Partnerships, Centre for Ageing Better 
  • Glen Garrod, Executive Director of Adult Care and Community Wellbeing, Lincolnshire County Council 
  • Jessica Sellick, National Centre for Rural Health and Care 
  • Rob Fountain, Chief Executive Officer, Age UK Gloucestershire 

If you can’t make it on the day, the video will be uploaded onto The Centre for Ageing Better’s YouTube channel.

In August 2020, the Centre for Ageing Better engaged in a five year strategic partnership with Lincolnshire County Council and East Lindsey District Council.  This is Ageing Better’s first partnership with a rural and coastal community.  The joint working aims to research and secure the best outcomes for people in and approaching their later life across Lincolnshire including those areas making a difference to people’s lives such as employment, housing, communities and health.

Read more about the centre here.