Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Age Friendly roadshows coming our way

Roadshows under the Kildare Age Friendly Programme will be held in two local venues in coming weeks, writes Brian Byrne.

The events are aimed at over-55s and will have workshops dealing with themes such as dementia, safety, finance, budgething, and positive mental health.

The local locations are Keadeen Hotel, Newbridge, on Tuesday 29 November, and Killashee House Hotel, Naas, on Thursday 8 December.

They are full-day events, running from 11am-4.30pm and will include lunch and entertainment.

Attendance is free, but places are limited and registration is essential. This can be done by email to An online registration is available at, and postal requests can be sent to Kildare Age Friendly County Programme, Community & Cultural Department, Kildare County Council, Aras Chill Dara, Naas.