Ageing Better Programme Delivery Manager

By | 2017-05-26T12:33:01+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|

Ageing Better Programme Delivery Manager £25,000 pa FTE Initially until 31/03/2018 Ageing Better is a Programme comprising of 12 projects aimed at reducing social isolation of the over 50s on the Isle of Wight. The Ageing Better Programme is part of the National Ageing Better Big Lottery Fund Programme. There is an exciting opportunity to join [...]

Ageing Better Programme Manager Vacancy

By | 2017-02-28T15:04:13+00:00 December 16th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorised|

*POSITION FILLED* Ageing Better Programme Manager Vacancy c. £30,000 pa FTE.  Contract until 31/3/2020 A significant and successful start has been made to the Ageing Better Programme so far and there is now an exciting opportunity to continue to deliver the Age Friendly Island programme, part of the national Ageing Better Big Lottery Fund programme, in [...]

Celebrating Age Award Winners 2016

By | 2016-10-13T10:40:12+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorised|

On Thursday 7 October 2016 Age Friendly Island hosted the Second Annual Celebrating Age Awards at Lakeside Spa Hotel. This was a great opportunity to celebrate the achievements of older people on the Isle of Wight. There were 8 awards given out in a variety of categories with some very deserving nominees and winners. […]

Falls Awareness Week 2015

By | 2015-10-01T10:54:48+00:00 July 24th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|

The effect of falling in later life can have a huge impact on a person, often leading to a loss of confidence, injuries or difficulty looking after yourself. There are many practical things that can help prevent falls and improve your safety in the home.  If you are concerned and would like advice or help, come [...]

Celebrating Age Awards 2015

By | 2016-09-14T12:49:41+00:00 October 24th, 0201|Categories: Events, Uncategorised|

Islanders are being invited to recognise the achievements of local older people and celebrate their contribution to Island life, and nominate them for the first ever Celebrating Age Awards, hosted by Age UK Isle of Wight (Age UKIW). If you know an individual, or a group, who have dedicated time and effort to making the Isle of [...]