Bio Making #Bristol an #agefriendly city for everyone to enjoy. Well share latest updates as well as inspiration from other areas. Account run by @BABBristol Location Bristol, England Tweets 313 Followers 292 Following 379 Account created 15-05-2019 10:36:51 ID 1128610186556575744
Twitter Web App : 3/3 If you will be taking the bus, First West of England has an app which shows how many people are on buses currently travelling. If you need to pay for your bus ticket, you will need the correct change or a contactless card or payment app. 🚌
Twitter Web App : 1/3 Planning your visit to the shops: #Covid19UK
You may have to queue outside for a few minutes. Make sure you prepare for the weather with suitable clothing to protect from the sun and rain, sunscreen and a bottle of water to make sure you stay hydrated. 🌞☂️🧃
Twitter Web App : ... Especially as those who had been #shielding will no longer receive food parcels and may start to venture out to shops again in August. We'll be sharing some actions that #olderpeople have said would help them shop with confidence and reduce their risk.
Twitter Web App : “Marketing teams need to have more people of color, more people of different ages and backgrounds. Take the time to understand what it is to walk in their shoes, and thus how to get people in those shoes interested in your products and services.” - E. Percil Stanford twitter.com/JoyceWilliams_…
Twitter Web App : 2/3 We want to ensure that people who have been shielding, many of who will start to do shopping and run errands again from next month, are as accommodated and protected as possible, and that people with #disabilities or impairments do not face any unnecessary barriers.
Twitter Web App : 1/3 We've been working with our Older Persons Advisory Group as well as equalities organisations to produce a list of actions and recommendations for retailers/hospitality spaces to ensure they are inclusive of #olderpeople & have measures to help older customers to stay safe.
Twitter Web App : 2/2 We are now looking at ways in which we can recover, reset and rebuild our #agefriendly work in #Bristol. As a part of this work, well be reintroducing our monthly age-friendly updates. You can read the latest one here: mailchi.mp/2f61fb773539/j…
Twitter Web App : A photographer is seeking #volunteers who are 80+ to star in a collection of images aiming to challenge #ageism and show #olderpeople in a fresh light. Fantastic #AgeProud idea! Do you know someone who might be interested in taking part? 📸
Twitter Web App : If we continue to constantly refer to #olderadults as the elderly within health, social care, third sector, gvt, & media we re-enforce age stereotypes & assumptions which dehumanises & others us. Stop it, Im sick of it!