Skip to content

'I would die without this food'

Older people are struggling to get the food they need. Help us support them.

Donate now

Age International is a charity, helping older people to live with dignity
in some of the world's poorest countries


East Africa Crisis Appeal

East Africa food crisis

Food aid is delivered but crisis remains critical See latest update...

Sierra Leone Aid worker

My life as an aid worker

What it's like to work in Sierra Leone after Ebola Read the blog...

Older woman is helped following the 2009 floods in Bangladesh.

South Asia Floods

Find out how we are responding to the South Asia floods Our response...

Soup kitchen

Lunch is served

Inside the Ethiopian soup kitchen for older people See the pictures...

Sponsor a Grandparent is changing

If you are a Sponsor a Grandparent donor, from 30 September, as well as helping the grandparent you have been sponsoring, their wider community and other grandparents or older people in that country, your donations will also help grandparents and other older people in other countries where we work.

Read FAQs

Family in Myanmar

Latest News

Women share personal experiences of elder abuse to mark World Elder Abuse Day
Read on blog >

Publications

Cash transfers and older people’s access to healthcare: a multi-country study

Are cash transfers the answer to improving older people's access to healthcare in Africa?
Read summary >

Entitled to the same rights

Women from 19 countries share personal experiences of elder abuse in order to break the taboo.
Read summary >

Facing the facts about ageing and international development

Age International's flagship publication draws together 25 high profile thought leaders, development experts and academics to discuss the challenges and oppourtunities posed by our ageing world.
Read summary >