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Active Retirement Ireland is a national network of groups that stand up for older people, empower them and support them to get the most from their retirement.

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Aug 24, 2016:

Event Notice - BBC Good Food Show Northern Ireland

Visit the new BBC Good Food Show Northern Ireland this October for a delicious day out in the food-loving city of... READ MORE

Aug 03, 2016:

Groups Drawn For National Bowls Competition

The National Bowls Competition, sponsored by Bluebird Care, takes place from 12-15 September in Breaffy House Resort, Castlebar, Co.... READ MORE

Jul 25, 2016:

Active Retirement Ireland Expresses Sympathy on Passing of Mid West Region...

It was with great sympathy and sadness that the staff and board of Active Retirement Ireland learned of the passing of Margaret... READ MORE



Jul 04, 2016:

New Bus Route Opens Up the...

Brian Toomey of Bunclody and District ARA in Co. Wexford has campaigned long and hard to keep public transport going in rural areas of the Model County. Today he welcomes the new Dublin-Waterford bus... READ MORE

Jun 21, 2016:

We need a revolution, but...

Ageism in Ireland is becoming far more common, CEO Maureen Kavanagh discusses the need for action. What is so wrong with getting older that no one wants to accept it as a normal part of life? It is time... READ MORE

Jun 16, 2016:

Exposed: ‘Geography, not...

A report produced by the Irish Association of Social Workers, Age Action, the Alzheimer Society of Ireland and the School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice in UCD revealed that the community... READ MORE