Welcome to Calderdale Forum 50 Plus

We aim to support and represent people aged 50 and over in Calderdale and to promote a collective voice on issues that matter to them.

For all the key local information for people aged over 50, see our latest newsletter, published 27 November.

Coronavirus Information & Advice

During the Coronavirus outbreak, we’ll be keeping you up to date with the key information and advice for older people, from sources such as the Government, Calderdale Council, the NHS and our useful directory of local companies offering food deliveries. 


Choosing care

For many people over the age of 50, the need to reach decisions on care for elderly family members will be one of the key life stages you have to face, when your loved ones are no longer capable of expressing their needs and wants.

In Focus: Experiences of older age in England

Published on 16 April, the reality of life for older people whose voices can be less often heard is exposed.  Read more.

Care Aware Survey

Find out the results of our 2017 survey of care in Calderdale or watch our Care Aware Video. 

Issues & Concerns Survey

Find out more about the issues, concerns and worries that affect the daily life of older people in Calderdale in our survey or watch the “Changing Times” video below.