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Health Minister Edwin Poots today welcomed the findings of the Health Survey Northern Ireland 2012/13 which reported high levels of satisfaction with the quality of care provided in hospitals, by GPs and by community pharmacies.
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Health Minister Edwin Poots has today launched the expansion of the Northern Ireland Specialist Transport and Retrieval Services (NISTAR) for critically ill neonates and children.
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Health Minister Edwin Poots has today opened the first Early Years Intervention for Deaf Children Conference.
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The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety published today its ‘Health Survey Northern Ireland 2012/13’ report.
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The latest budget from George Osborne could be good news for older motorists and bingo players alike, experts suggest. Chancellor George Osborne has already suggested he is not prepared to stray fr… continue reading Powered by WPeMatico The post How will Budget benefit older people? appeared...
The latest budget from George Osborne could be good news for older motorists and bingo players alike, experts suggest. Chancellor George Osborne has already suggested he is not prepared to stray fr… continue reading Powered by WPeMatico The post How will Budget benefit older people? appeared...
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In its tone and delivery the Budget speech sounded good news for pensioners, and there is much to applaud in the Government's proposals. But before getting carried away with enthusiasm it is important to take a cool look at what … Continue reading → View full article ( unsubscribe from...
In its tone and delivery the Budget speech sounded good news for pensioners, and there is much to applaud in the Government's proposals. But before getting carried away with enthusiasm it is important to take a cool look at what … Continue reading → View full article ( unsubscribe from...
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Age UK welcomes help for savers unveiled in today's Budget statement, but at the same time highlights that the poorest pensioners won't benefit from the changes announced. {DynamicContent:Social... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
Age UK welcomes help for savers unveiled in today's Budget statement, but at the same time highlights that the poorest pensioners won't benefit from the changes announced. {DynamicContent:Social... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
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The UK labour market continues to improve for people aged 50+ with another record high for the number of people aged 50-64 in employment. The number in work has risen by 318,000 over the past year and the employment rate for 50-64 year olds has risen faster (+1.3 per cent ) than for any other age...
The UK labour market continues to improve for people aged 50+ with another record high for the number of people aged 50-64 in employment. The number in work has risen by 318,000 over the past year and the employment rate for 50-64 year olds has risen faster (+1.3 per cent ) than for any other age...
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Commenting on today's Budget, Age Cymru's Head of Policy and Public Affairs Graeme Francis says: "The UK's rigid pensions system has become increasingly out of step with the reality of contemporary... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
Commenting on today's Budget, Age Cymru's Head of Policy and Public Affairs Graeme Francis says: "The UK's rigid pensions system has become increasingly out of step with the reality of contemporary... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
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A welcome help for savers but no gains for the poorest pensioners says Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director, Age UK. Our rigid pensions system has become increasingly out of step with the reality of contemporary working lives so we hope that the more flexible approach announced today will revitalise...
A welcome help for savers but no gains for the poorest pensioners says Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director, Age UK. Our rigid pensions system has become increasingly out of step with the reality of contemporary working lives so we hope that the more flexible approach announced today will revitalise...
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Linda Robinson, Age NI Acting Chief Executive, commented, 'Age NI is shocked, but not surprised, by the recent media reports about the appalling, inhumane and poor treatment of older people while ... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
Linda Robinson, Age NI Acting Chief Executive, commented, 'Age NI is shocked, but not surprised, by the recent media reports about the appalling, inhumane and poor treatment of older people while ... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
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The latest budget from George Osborne could be good news for older motorists and bingo players alike, experts suggest. Chancellor George Osborne has already suggested he is not prepared to stray fr... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
The latest budget from George Osborne could be good news for older motorists and bingo players alike, experts suggest. Chancellor George Osborne has already suggested he is not prepared to stray fr... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
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You may have seen our 'Love Later Life' adverts on the TV or at the cinema… The advert features a voiceover from actor Jonathan Pryce who is reading a poem about ageing which has been written specifically for the occasion by Roger McGough – if you want to check it out click here . We went out...
You may have seen our 'Love Later Life' adverts on the TV or at the cinema… The advert features a voiceover from actor Jonathan Pryce who is reading a poem about ageing which has been written specifically for the occasion by Roger McGough – if you want to check it out click here . We went out...
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Health Minister Edwin Poots today updated the Assembly on progress on ensuring the quality and safety of services in Northern Ireland’s Emergency Departments (EDs).
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This is a new qualification that will focus on helping Volunteer Coordinators or those aspiring to be a volunteer manager/coordinator to develop key skills in leadership and management. An online induction will cover in detail the content of the one day programme and help those attending think...
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We have postponed the Age Cymru twmpath until further notice because of unforeseen circumstances. The event was due to take place on Friday 21 March at the Heath Sports and Social Club at the... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
We have postponed the Age Cymru twmpath until further notice because of unforeseen circumstances. The event was due to take place on Friday 21 March at the Heath Sports and Social Club at the... View full article ( unsubscribe from this feed )
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An effective manager is aware of their own personal development and in order to successfully develop and lead others this session will guide managers and/or for those aspiring to be a manager to look for ways for greater self-improvement. Event on 26 June 2014 - 10:00am at NICVA, 61 Duncairn...
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This session will look at how to harness social media to further promote your organisation and events. It is useful for anyone considering using social media as the key tool for communicating with anyone outside the organisation. Event on 4 September 2014 - 10:00am at NICVA, 61 Duncairn Gardens,...
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This session is suitable if you are a manager or employee with financial responsibility. The emphasis will be on demystifying financial jargon and on the practical application within the session of the learning. Event on 28 August 2014 - 10:00am at NICVA, 61 Duncairn Gardens, Belfast, BT15 2GB
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This training course in short is for anyone who has to deliver a presentation and finds it nerve-wrecking. Learners will develop skills during the session that will have you delivering a powerful presentation in a practical, safe environment by the end of the day so you will gain the skills during...

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