Age International is a charity, helping older people to live with dignity in some of the world's poorest countries.
We support older people in developing countries by improving livelihoods, health and healthcare; providing age-friendly emergency relief; and by challenging attitudes, influencing decision-makers and changing policies. Learn more about our vision, mission and values by reading our strategy.
The international charity of Age UK
Age International was founded by Age UK in 2012, in order to help vulnerable older people in developing countries. Age UK has a long history of international work, going as far back as the 1960s. Learn more by reading about our history.
Partner to HelpAge International
Age International is the UK voice of HelpAge International; helping to support their work around the world and raise awareness about ageing and development. We are also a member of the HelpAge Global Network – a global network of ageing organisations striving to make the world better for older people.
Member of the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC)
The DEC brings together 13 leading aid agencies to raise money and save lives when there is a major international emergency. Age International is the only aid organisation within the DEC to specifically target older people with age-friendly aid.
Our team is based in London. Age International is governed by a Board of Trustees. The Board meets quarterly and Trustees have responsibility for the overall strategy and direction of Age International, and for financial and risk management.
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Age International is independent, with no religious, political or governmental affiliations.
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