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All posts in Innovation for Ageing


NHS COVID-19 Vaccine Research Registry

Join the national effort and sign up for the NHS COVID-19 vaccine research registry Be part of the fightback against the virus by volu...

  • 26/01/2021
  • Health & wellbeing, Health & Social Care Research, Infectious diseases


Member Blog: A Scarf a Week keeps coronavirus away

After a minor stroke in early March, I had the idea in the middle of the night I would write a blog about my large collection of silk s...

  • 10/12/2020
  • Innovation for Ageing, Health & wellbeing


Our New Look

Four years ago, the first VOICE digital platform was launched with the aim of making it easier for members of the public to find out ab...


Usability testing of coronavirus antibody kits: From a Zoom call with the public to a study of 14,400 people

When Imperial College was approached to run a programme of antibody testing that could estimate how many people in England had already ...

  • 28/08/2020
  • Health & wellbeing, Health & Social Care Research, Ageing, Big Data & Digital Health, Blood & Immune System, Infectious diseases
  • Philippa Pristera


BelleVie Care

BelleVie Care is a home care services company primarily based in Oxfordshire who are looking to improve the user experience of their cu...

  • 26/08/2020
  • Innovation for Ageing, Health & wellbeing, Housing


onHand in the North East

We have been working with an innovative Tech for Good company to pilot their service in the North East of England. They match vetted vo...

  • 05/08/2020
  • Innovation for Ageing, Culture & Society, Health & wellbeing, Mobility & Transport
  • Meera Vijayaraghavan


The VOICE Pulse: 4 weeks in...

How does a pandemic affect our physical and psychological health? Does social isolation change who we are? What are the positive and ne...

  • 23/04/2020
  • All Topics


COVID-19 - VOICE Announcement

We are taking a proactive approach to the ongoing situation regarding coronavirus and are aware that the situation is changing daily an...


Housing Secretary unveils green housing revolution

A new green standard for new build homes will bring an environmental revolution to home building.   A new green standard for new buil...

  • 07/10/2019
  • Culture & Society, Housing


Newcastle UNI-Health Programme - A brief summary of the week

This last week we finally enjoyed the second edition of UNI-Health program held in Newcastle University! The topic of this very special...

  • 07/10/2019
  • Housing, Mobility & Transport, Culture & Society, Health & wellbeing


UNIHealth: A Personal Perspective - Barbara Douglas

Barbara Douglas of Elders Council of Newcastle participated in two visits to the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid as part of the UNI H...

  • 24/09/2019
  • Housing, Mobility & Transport, Culture & Society, Health & wellbeing


Countdown to the UNI Health Newcastle Programme begins!

We’re now just a few days away from the start of Newcastle UNI Health programme week on 30 September. “UNIversity exchange programme cr...

  • 19/09/2019
  • Health & wellbeing, Culture & Society, Mobility & Transport, Housing