Ageing well

Actively ageing: The intersection between age and disability

As old age becomes an established part of life, disability is an increasingly common experience. Although the overall health profile of older people is improving, the high prevalence of chronic, disabling conditions means the number of older adults aging into disability is growing dramatically.

There is little understanding of this intersection and how it changes people’s decisions and the products and services they use (and don’t).

Watch this space...