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Age Friendly Tipperary Newsletter – May 2023

Age Friendly Ireland | Local |

Tipperary Age Friendly work closely with other agencies in the county in our Alliance which
meets quarterly. The core of Tipperary Age Friendly is the Older Peoples Council and the
Executive Committee of the Older Peoples Council which meets 6 times a year. Tipperary Age
Friendly at its heart is represented by the voice of the older person and a key phrase is that
“if you design for the young, you exclude the old, but if you design for the old you
include everyone”
.

Latest News

Wellbeing for Men

Age Friendly Ireland | Local

A Programme to Support Your Positive Mental Health and Wellbeing This is a one-day workshop offered by Health Promotion & Improvement, Health and Wellbeing, to support male staff to care for their own mental health and wellbeing and to build good self-care practices for every day. Date/Time:    13th of …

WCI Blayney Blades Intergenerational Workshops Educating Students on the Importance of Voting

Age Friendly Ireland | Local

WCI Blayney Blades were delighted to receive funding recently from the Department of Foreign Affairs under the Communicating Europe Initiative. The funding was administered locally by Monaghan County Council who invited voluntary organisations, educational bodies and civil society groups/entities to submit applications for funding.The Communicating Europe Initiative provides funding for …

Ageing Redefined at Inaugural Age Friendly Ambassadors’ Day

Age Friendly Ireland | National

23 May 2024: Societal views on ageing are evolving rapidly and positively, outlined 31 Age Friendly Ireland Ambassadors from the worlds of entertainment, sports, journalism, and business today (23 May). These ambassadors — including prominent figures such as former Irish hotelier and television personality Francis Brennan and actress Geraldine Plunkett — …

Wexford Library Updates

Age Friendly Ireland | Local

Healthy Age Friendly Homes with Deirdre Mulally – Thursday 30th May at 7.00pm Join Deirdre – Local Wexford Co-ordinator for an informative talk and learn more about the Healthy Age Friendly Homes Programme that recently launched in Wexford by Age Friendly Ireland. The programme is aimed at supporting older people to live in their …

Inaugural Age Well Expo draws over 1,500 attendees

Age Friendly Ireland | Local

On Tuesday, May 7th, Waterford’s first Age Well Expo took place in the Tower Hotel and was attended by over 1,500 participants throughout the afternoon. The Age Friendly Waterford event, in association with Healthy Waterford, UPMC Whitfield and Waterford City and County Council showcased the services, supports and activities available …