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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 14, 2018:

Wills and Legacies Focus Group 12/9/2018

The Community Foundation for Ireland is holding a series of informal focus groups on Wednesday September 12th at Wynn’s Hotel, 35-39... READ MORE

Jul 02, 2018:

Active Retirement Ireland Condemns Barbaric Cruelty to Animals

It has been brought to our attention that a "pig derby" will be held in a North Dublin pub in aid of an older person's group not... READ MORE

Jun 27, 2018:

Active Retirement Ireland Rejects Law Society Claim that Fair Deal can Help...

Active Retirement Ireland, the country’s largest community-based older people’s organisation, has today responded to claims by... READ MORE

Having Fun is a serious matter

We’re not joking when we say that fun is deadly serious. Happiness helps fight depression and ill health.

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Apr 18, 2018:

Give it a go...What’s it...

Give it a go...What’s it all about? Give it a GO is an event that will allow people to take control of their lives, experience new things, find a new hobby or interest, catch up with friends, laugh,... READ MORE

Feb 21, 2018:

Twelve days in China

Sharon Ní Chuilibin with Denis Noel of New Ross ARAThe seeds of a great adventure were first sown at the over 50’s show in Cork in March 2016 as Denis Noel and his wife got chatting at the Travel... READ MORE

Oct 31, 2017:

New Friends, Travel and...

New Friends, Travel and Earning Opportunities over 50 The Freebird Club is opening doors to richer lives and new adventures in later life The Freebird Club is a new travel-based social network for the over... READ MORE