CHEX celebrate the commitment of the Scottish government in their Framework for Action, designed to ensuring older people, are healthy, happy and secure.
A Fairer Scotland for Older People: framework for action
At CHEX we’re delighted to hear Scottish Government’s commitment to removing barriers, tackle inequalities and allow people to flourish and be themselves through developing this new framework.
This framework has been developed to challenge the inequalities older people face as they age and to celebrate older people in Scotland. It is the result of an engagement process with older people (which we define as being over 50 for the purposes of this framework) across Scotland through the involvement of many of the organisations that support them. They identified the issues that are key to ensuring people are healthy, happy and secure in older age.
Read it here.