Newsletters

  • (2012-2013) The RIVER project newsletters

    The RIVER participation organisations.

    The activties, events, analyses and news of the RIVER - Recognition of the Intergenerational Volunteering Experiences and Results - project.

  • Age of Creativity - April 2014 Update

    Newsletter from Age of Creativity, a UK-based online platform which aims to share, celebrate and inspire work in the field of arts and older people. This issue includes a guest curation article by Tanisa Gunesekera from the British Museum on the Manifesto for Age Friendly Museums. Each issue also includes Resources and Events relating to arts and older peoples and highlights from the Age of Creativity website.

  • AGEnda, 2013, Issue 7, Feb/March 2013

    English Forums on Ageing

    Newsletter of the 'English Forums on Ageing'. Aimed at "anybody trying to make a positive difference to the lives of older people". This issue has several articles related to learning, including items on bridging the digital divide, the European Certificate in Intergenerational Learning (ECIL), and the NIACE survey 'Older People's Learning in 2012'

  • AGEnda, 2013, Issue 8, May/June 2013

    English Forums on Ageing

    Newsletter of the 'English Forums on Ageing'. Aimed at "anybody trying to make a positive difference to the lives of older people". This issue includes articles on older workers, and arts funding for older people in care.

  • AGEnda, 2013, Issue 9, August/September 2013

    English Forums on Ageing

    Newsletter of the 'English Forums on Ageing'. Aimed at "anybody trying to make a positive difference to the lives of older people". This issue includes a report on “shaping our age”, a three year research and development project which examines the route to twenty-first century well-being through involvement; research on links between community music groups and health; and several articles on care funding.

  • AGEnda, 2013, Issue10, Dec 2013/Jan 2014

    English Forums on Ageing

    Newsletter of the 'English Forums on Ageing'. Aimed at "anybody trying to make a positive difference to the lives of older people". This issue includes an article on the social enterprise 'LifeBook', which helps older people write their life stories, the Older People's Housing Champions network, and a report measuring the economic contribution of older Londoners.

  • AGEnda, 2014, Issue 11, Sept/Oct 2014

    English Forums on Ageing

    Newsletter of the 'English Forums on Ageing'. Aimed at "anybody trying to make a positive difference to the lives of older people". This issue includes articles on the recent reports “Building a Britain for all ages”, published by the think tank United for All Ages, and “Community Matters. Making our Communities Ready for Ageing”, published by the International Longevity Centre - UK (ILC -UK ), with the support of Age UK.

  • CARDI eBulletin (a) May 2013

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation.

  • CARDI eBulletin (b) June 2013

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation.

  • CARDI eBulletin (c) November 2013

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes information on the Centre's new research “E-government and older people in Ireland, North and South”, which identified barriers to online public service use among older people, and a new guide to help researchers who are engaged in comparative research on ageing in Ireland: www.agestats.ie

  • CARDI eBulletin (d) December 2013

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes items on research into the health and well-being of partners who care for people with dementia, and a report on the impact of economic crisis on older people.

  • CARDI eBulletin (e) January 2014

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes items on how engagement with the creative arts may be beneficial for older people with dementia; the increase in older workers in the UK; and recent research into cognitive training.

  • CARDI eBulletin (f) February 2014

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes items on a study into the lasting effects of brain training, and the launch of the Irish Gerontological Society's database of research abstracts from its annual scientific meetings.

  • CARDI eBulletin (g) March 2014

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes items on CARDI's recent publication of research and a guidance document exploring issues around user involvement in ageing research; and a report from the Fourth Age Trust on how social enterprise, or business with a social purpose, can revolutionise provision for older people.

  • CARDI eBulletin (h) April 2014

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes items on the publication of CARDI's report on social exclusion and older people; and The Commissioner for Older People for Northern Ireland's report examining the role of older people in the workforce.

  • CARDI eBulletin (i) May 2014

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes a review article on potential diets for successful brain ageing, and items on current research in support of healthy ageing and dementia.

  • CARDI eBulletin (j) July 2014

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes articles on research into whether learning a second language may slow cognitive decline; research into the relationship between health and physical activity among older people; and the publication of “ICT for Ageing Well- Listen to what older persons think!”.

  • CARDI eBulletin (k) September 2014

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes a link to a supplementary bulletin on sleep and older people and articles on the link between digital literacy and reduction in cognitive decline, and the effect of exercise in reducing depressive symptoms.

  • CARDI eBulletin (l) October 2014

    Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland

    Newsletter of 'Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland'. Issues include up-to-date information on ageing research including seminars, funding opportunities, latest research and innovation. This issue includes presentations from the CARDI 'Keeping active for better ageing' conference, and a useful list compiled by The Council of European Municipalities and Regions (CEMR) of EU funding programmes and initiatives that are directly or indirectly linked to ageing issues (document attached).