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Booklet on Living and Ageing Well at home

Age Friendly Ireland

Age Friendly Kerry

Programme: Kerry

WHO Theme: Community Support And Health Services, Social Participation

Health & Wellbeing Theme: Positive Mental And Emotional Health, Staying Connected

Funding Stream: Community Resilience Fund Covid

Resources Required: Community Support, Financial, Paid Staff, Volunteer time

Cost: 1000-5000

Description

This project incorporates the messaging from the 5 Ways to Wellbeing and reflects the WHO Age Friendly themes in developing a Kerry focused information booklet on Living and Ageing Well at home.

Aim of Initiative

People who wish to continue to live at home, seeking practical advice and information.

Who is it aimed at

People who wish to continue to live at home, seeking practical advice and information.

Steps critical to success

  1. Finance
  2. Stakeholder collaboration
  3. Clear focus

Challenges in Planning / Delivery

  1. Agreeing the focus
  2. Managing the work programme
  3. Timeframe for delivery is short due to funding requirement

Outcomes / Benefits

  1. A practical guide
  2. Older Peoples’ focus group proofed
  3. Fostered interagency cooperation

Contact:
Siobhan Griffin, Kerry Age Friendly Programme, sgriffin@kerrycoco.ie

Website:
https://www.kerrycoco.ie/