This section looks in greater depth at some of the past research projects undertaken by MICRA researchers.
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Exploring if individuals with positive sexual relationships age more successfully than those without.
Highlighting new ways of maintaining wellbeing in the face of adversity.
Challenging stereotypes of older people as asexual or unworthy of being involved in sexual/intimate relations.
This study aims to identify barriers to compliance with daylighting guidance.
Using new mobile technology to create solutions that can help older adults to become more active in everyday life.
Exploring the consequences that the emigration of the younger generation has for the older generation.
Researching the meal provisioning practices of older people.
Seeking to understand how people’s health and wellbeing changes as they age.
Helping care home staff support residents sexuality and intimacy needs.
Developing age-friendly communities in the Northern Gateway urban regeneration project in Manchester.