Mid Kerry group short-listed for Age Friendly Ireland award


age friendly irelandSeancháirde, a Killorglin group, has been short-listed for the 2015 Age Friendly Achievement Award.

Age Friendly Ireland has invited representatives from the group to attend the 2015 Age Friendly Achievement Awards Ceremony. This event will highlight the age friendly initiatives from around the country that have contributed to making Ireland a great place to grow old.

More than a hundred applications were received, therefore it is a great honour to have been short-listed.  The Age Friendly Achievement Awards celebrate the innovative and creative initiatives implemented across the country in 2015 which have made a real difference in the lives of older people in Ireland.

Attendees will have the opportunity to engage with leaders from the other short listed projects across the country to share information and learnings in developing and implementing successful age friendly initiatives.

The event takes place from 7:00pm–11:00pm, Tuesday 24th May 2016 – Fitzpatricks Killiney Castle Hotel, Dublin