1. Gives in an Introduction to the Programme.

  2. Covers Defining Qualtiy of Life.

  3. Addresses Measuring Quality of Life

  4. Contains articles on Ethnicity and Quality of Life

  5. Presents information on the Recruitment and Retention of Research Participants

  6. Focusses on Dissemination.

For copies of Growing Older newsetters please contact Alan Walker: a.c.walker@sheffield.ac.uk.

The ESRC Growing Older Programme Closing Conference

Improving the quality of older people's lives research, policy and practice

Monday 1 December 2003

Church House
Dean's Yard
London SW1P 3NZ

Keynote speech

Malcolm Wicks, MP
Minister of State for Pensions

The format included inputs from leading researchers, policy makers, practitioners and NGOs.