Older People, Age And Ageing

Purpose of the group

  • To help the Scottish Parliament to address the challenges of an ageing population.
  • To provide MSPs with a source of information and expertise on issues of age.
  • To bring together those with an interest in the well-being of older people.
  • To encourage co-operation in promoting the interests of older people and their involvement with the Scottish Parliament.
  • To assist the Scottish Parliament in meeting older people’s needs as well as benefiting from their experience.

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 06 September 2017

This meeting will be held at 1pm in the Mary Fairfax Somerville Room (CR2). This meeting will include the AGM.



Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Amanda Gordon (office of Sandra White MSP) - treasurer


Scottish Older People’s Assembly - secretary

Action on Hearing Loss 

Action on Elder Abuse Scotland

Age Scotland 

Alzheimer Scotland

Big Lottery Fund Scotland

British Geriatric Society

Camphill Communities 

Care Inspectorate

Centre for Cognitive Ageing, University of Edinburgh

Faith in Older People

Generations Working Together

Intergenerational Network 


Places for People Care and Support

Royal College of Speech and Language Therapy 

Royal College of Psychiatrists 

Scottish Pensioners Forum 

Scottish Seniors Alliance 

Get involved

Next meeting:
06 September 2017





Sandra White MSP

Scottish Parliament

Holyrood Road
EH99 1SP 

0131 348 5688