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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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Sep 25, 2017:

Irish Senior Tourism Project Wins European Prize

The Irish-based Freebird Club beat off stiff competition from 308 entries from 31 countries to win the final of the 2017 European Social... READ MORE

Sep 06, 2017:

Thinking Ahead a FREE Event to Help People Plan for the Future

Castle Homecare, the Irish-owned and managed home care services provider for older people, has paired with broadcaster Brendan Courtney to... READ MORE

Aug 25, 2017:

Active Retirement Ireland slams mandatory Public Services Card comments

The country’s largest community-based older people’s organisation, Active Retirement Ireland (ARI), has today (25.08.2017)... 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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Sep 18, 2017:

I Love The Organisation, I...

Kay Murphy, president of Active Retirement Ireland, speaks about the power of the organisation “We help to combat loneliness,” says Kay Murphy. As President of Active Retirement Ireland, Kay is... READ MORE

Sep 18, 2017:

There is A Great Friendship...

Nancy Hegarty, secretary of Active Retirement Ireland’s southern region, speaks candidly about what the organisation means to her. “I have been with Active Retirement Ireland for 15 years.”... READ MORE

Sep 05, 2017:

Ballindine and Irishtown...

By Maura MullarkeyTo mark the ESB's 90th anniversary, Ballindine/Irishtown/Milltown Active Retirement Association visited Ireland's greatest engineering developments at Ardnacrusha, Co. Clare.  Members... READ MORE