Protecting and promoting older people’s rights
The response to the pandemic has illustrated there is still a long way to go until rights and rights-based approaches are embedded across our public services.
Furthermore, issues during the past two years have highlighted that the rights of some older people – such as older people living in care homes – are greatly lacking compared to the rest of society.
The Commissioner’s 2022-24 Work Programme provides more information about the action the Commissioner is taking to protect and promote older people’s rights.Read the Commissioner’s 2022-24 Work Programme
Claim Your Rights
The Commissioner has produced a range of resources to empower older people.Learn more
Advice and Assistance
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Getting the information and services you need in a digital world: Know your rights
Did you know you have a right to access the information and services you need in a way that suits you?Find out more