Innovating for Ageing Awards Ceremony
The Innovating for Ageing awards ceremony marked the final stage of the 2018/19 Innovating for Ageing awards. Hosted by renowned comedian and TV presenter David Baddiel, the event showcased the excellent work of our competition entrants and featured short pitch presentations by the finalists before the competition winners were announced.
Attendees moreover heard from Just Group Communications Director Stephen Lowe, Director of the ILC David Sinclair and Minister of State for Care Caroline Dinenage MP.
Minister for Care, Caroline Dinenage MP, praised the five finalists, saying: “I’d like to congratulate the five finalists for their outstanding ideas on how to support older people to age well through inventive new services and products. Their schemes should make a real difference to people’s lives and help ensure we have a society that works for everyone, regardless of age.”
We would like to congratulate the prize-winners The Chatty Cafe Scheme and Walk With Path, as well as the finalists Mycarematters, My Sense and Toucan for their fantastic innovations.