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Age NI is urging people in the boroughs of Carrick and Larne who are unsure about the new Personal Independence Payment (PIP) benefit and how it may affect them to call the Age NI Advice Service fo...
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80-year-old Ken who became an internet star when his son posted videos of him singing in the car, has landed a record deal.
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Age NI is hosting an advice and information event in The Health Centre Pharmacy, Carrickfergus on Wednesday 26 October from 8.45am – 4pm.
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Belfast City Council and Derry City and Strabane District Council have agreed to develop a joint bid to become the UK’s nominated host city for the European Capital of Culture in 2023. If successfu...
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The darker and colder nights are drawing in and we are all starting to turn the heating up in the evenings. This time of year utility bills tend to get higher. With a few simple steps you could sav...
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Positive Ageing Month is a month-long festival of events and activities in Belfast for older people. Now in its third year, the festival includes activities to suit all tastes - from movies to ...
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As we work through the implications of the EU referendum results we are left with lots of questions but little clarity about the practical impacts of this ‘brave new world’ on all our lives.
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New research from Age UK in advance of Grandparents’ Day on Sunday 2 October, has found that people’s fondest memories of their grandparents revolve around enjoying food or family occasions.
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Age NI is delighted to launch its free will service during the month of September 2017. Who is the free will service open to? The service is free to anyone resident in Northern Ireland aged 50 and...
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Age NI is urging people who are unsure about the impact of Universal Credit benefit and how it may affect them to call the Age NI Advice Service on freephone 0808 808 7575 for help. The introductio...
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We are collecting old Round Pound Coins to help improve life for older people in Northern Ireland. Even though round pound coins are no longer legal tender, thousands are still in circulation. We'r...
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Community Navigator Service here to help people over 50 years old improve their health and well being, through encouraging greater links within Mid Ulster community! The Community Navigator Service...
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Local DJ Jonny Seeds has created the #DanceNomination Challenge for Age NI!
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57% of people who died in accidental house fires in the last 3 years were aged 60 and over. With an ageing population and a greater emphasis on supporting people to live independently at home,...
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Imagine a world where it was considered normal to live until 100 years old. Would this change your attitude towards work, both as an employer and an employee?
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With high temperatures forecast to continue in many parts of Northern Ireland over the coming days, Age NI is advising people to take extra care in the summer months and to look out for older...
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The Northern Ireland Pensioners Parliament has launched a survey seeking views from older people on the implications of Brexit and how they feel following the EU referendum vote. The Parliament wan...
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Age NI and Business in the Community call for ‘career MOT at 50’ to help people adjust future plans & pension savings 47% of workers in Northern Ireland aged 40-64 – estimated to be more than 297,8...
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This October Go ON NI and Belfast City Council are hosting Fix IT surgeries in community hubs across Belfast.
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Living DNA are running a special promotion in honour of National DNA Day. DNA Day is celebrated because of the discovery of the DNA's double helix in 1953, then the completion of the Human Genome...

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