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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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Jun 21, 2018:

Former President Tom O\'Mahony RIP

It is with great sadness that Active Retirement Ireland has learned of the passing of Tom O'Mahony, National President of Active... READ MORE

Jun 05, 2018:

Calling all ARAs in the North East Region

We’ve been asked to let you all know about a new healthcare trial for over 65’s being run by Dundalk Institute of Technology... READ MORE

May 02, 2018:

Active Retirement Ireland Art Competition 2018 Winners

The Winners of the 2018 Active Retirement Ireland Art Competition are: 1st Theresa Hogan, “The Local Pump” Shannon... 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