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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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Jan 17, 2017:

Active Retirement Ireland and Irish Heart Foundation Announce Partnership in...

We are delighted to announce a new partnership between Active Retirement Ireland and the Irish Heart Foundation for the month of February... READ MORE

Dec 23, 2016:

Christmas Opening Hours and New Year Arrangements

The office of Active Retirement Ireland will be closed from the 23rd December until Tuesday 3rd January 2017. As of 6th January 2017,... READ MORE

Dec 21, 2016:

Five-year safeguarding strategy announced to protect vulnerable adults

The National Safeguarding Committee has yesterday (20th December) launched a Strategic Plan 2017-2021 to guide its work to safeguard... 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