Age and Inequality. Task. Write down an inequality which is experienced by people under 18. Discuss Now write down an inequality experienced by those over 65. Discuss. Age and work. There are rules restricting work available to young people and what they can earn
Age Concern in 2005 claim that carers save the UK £15 billion, and yet they are likely to experience poverty themselves in old age. Women in their 50s are most likely to be caring with nearly one in four providing care.
Identify one other area of inequality and find evidence to support the ideas.