OPAAL’s New Film

OPAAL have launched the first of our series of Older People’s Cancer Voices films on our YouTube channel. The film can be accessed here – https://youtu.be/0LhcYbLh5rQ In this film you’ll meet David, his family and advocates from Dorset Advocacy as he talks about the impact of his cancer diagnosis, his wish to remain at home … Continued

OPAAL Members Day & AGM – 20th September 2016

This year’s OPAAL Members Day & AGM will take place on Tuesday 20th September 2016 in London. This year we have changed things slightly and are inviting previous members to this event to showcase what we do at OPAAL and share our exciting future plans. If you are aware of anyone who would like to come along, … Continued

OPAAL launches Older People’s Advocacy Manifesto 2016

Ahead of last year’s General Election OPAAL produced a set of 5 key asks which members contributed to.  As you know we have consulted with members again to develop an up to date set of five key asks of UK government and devolved parliaments/assemblies in the form of our Older People’s Advocacy Manifesto 2016. This … Continued

YOUMANITY imAge Photography Award Winners Announced

Press release   Three outstanding photographers have been announced as winners of imAge photography award entrants. They are:   Elise Jacob – 1st place Francesco Ruffoni – 2nd place Abhijit Chakraborty – 3rd place   YOUMANITY Photography Award is an annual competition open to anyone with an interest in photography and participants are judged on … Continued

YOUMANITY – ImAge Photography Award 2016

OPAAL UK have been asked to assist in promoting this years’ YOUMANITY ImAge Photography Award 2016. Promoting the importance of social inclusion is central to the aims of YOUMANITY – several projects, including an annual photography award, are delivered to underline pressing social issues. To this end, YOUMANITY have launched their 5th photography edition, which this … Continued