Age Friendly Headlines from across the country

Dún Laoghaire Rathdown – On the 10th December 2014 the newly formed Dún Laoghaire Rathdown Age Friendly Alliance convened its first Alliance meeting. Chaired by The Chief Executive, Ms Philomena Poole, the meeting set out an ambitious and exciting programme for the development of the Dún Laoghaire Rathdown Age Friendly Strategy. We wish the DLR Initiative all the best in their set up and formation of their Strategy.

Project Lifecourse at NUIG

Project Lifecourse is a flagship initiative in the Institute for Lifecourse and Society at NUI Galway. Funded by the Atlantic Philanthropies, this exciting new project is an interdisciplinary collaboration that will produce research which supports innovative policy reform across the lifecycle to enable citizens to achieve their potential and live fulfilling and productive lives. Focusing on children and young people, people with disabilities and older people, Project Lifecourse is committed to being informed by and strongly promoting the voice of citizens in its work.