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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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Feb 22, 2017:

European Day for Victims: Never forget the victims of elder abuse

On the occasion of the European Day for Victims of Crime, AGE Platform Europe, to whom Active Retirement Ireland are affiliated, calls... READ MORE

Feb 10, 2017:

Irish Heart Foundation Appeal - UPDATE

Thank you to all of the Active Retirement groups hosting coffee mornings in support of the Irish Heart Foundation. Contact us if... READ MORE

Feb 08, 2017:

Hearing Awareness Week 2017

RTÉ presenter Mary Kennedy launched the 10th annual Hearing Awareness Week, a major national health campaign that highlights the... 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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Jan 13, 2017:

New Year, New You - Exercise...

There are many reasons why we tend to slow down and become more sedentary with age. It may be due to health problems, weight or pain issues, or worries about falling. Or perhaps you think that exercising... READ MORE

Dec 13, 2016:

Keeping Active - Advice for...

Keeping Active - Advice for the Older Personby Ciara Murphy, INDI.Why exercise? Being active is an important part of a healthy lifestyle at all ages. Older people that take part in regular exercise enjoy many... READ MORE

Dec 08, 2016:

Loneliness and ageing in...

Loneliness can have a significant impact on the physical and mental health of older people and is of increasing concern for public health says a report from the Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH).... READ MORE