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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, 2017:

ARI among over 250 NGOs to launch alternative vision for Europe

More than 250 non-government organisations from across Europe have released an alternative vision for a more democratic, just, and... READ MORE

May 10, 2017:

Countdown to Trade and Tourism Show 2017

The Active Retirement Ireland Trade and Tourism Show 2017, which will take place on Tuesday 23rd May in Dublin’s RDS, celebrates all... READ MORE

May 02, 2017:

Kay Murphy Elected President

Kay Murphy, Vice-President of Active Retirement Ireland from 2016-2017, was elected President of the organisation at the Annual General... 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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Jun 12, 2017:

Bealtaine with Ballyduff ARG

During the month of May Ballyduff Active Retirement Group joined with the activities of many Active Retirement Groups throughout the country, in celebrating an important annual event for older people. Known as... READ MORE

May 04, 2017:

What is Smart Ageing?

What is Smart Ageing? “Smart ageing is a broad concept that has been defined as ‘using technology and innovation in both the public and private sectors to produce products, services, solutions,... READ MORE

Apr 11, 2017:

Fighting the Forgetting - on...

by Sharon Ní ChuilibinDid you know that speaking Irish is a vital defence against the effects of a stroke? A study of 608 patients in India, as detailed in the scientific journal Stroke, revealed that... READ MORE