Beyond The Lounge: Are there ways of improving care for the older generation that don't involve moving the earth?

Beyond The Lounge: Are there ways of improving care for the older generation that don't involve moving the earth?

  • Sat 6 May 2017, 3.30pm
  • Free, for matinee attendees

Are there ways of improving care for the older generation that don’t involve moving the earth? A discussion on how to make changes when resources are scarce.

Features the following leading psychologists and researchers working in the field of ageing and care, and chaired by Lu Kemp, director of The Lounge:

Alex Evans – director of charity Time and Talents that was founded in 1887. It runs targeted projects working with people with high levels of need such as isolated elderly people and disabled groups.

Dr Daniel Davies – senior researcher in Geriatric Medicine. He works as a Clinical Research Fellow at the MRC Unit of Lifelong Health and Ageing at UCL.

Following their hugely successful panel discussion ‘Old Age is for the Brave’ at the Southbank Centre’s WOW Festival 2017. Inspector Sands have programmed a series of discussions and panel debates inspired by their production The Lounge. Taking place during the run at Soho Theatre, ‘Beyond The Lounge’ aims to further explore some of the most pressing issues of our time.