Age Action produced a publication "Growing Older In Ireland" under the United Nations International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (17th October 2014) Public Awareness Initiative.
The publication was funded by the Department of Social Protection.
This booklet was produced to raise awareness about the lived experience of growing older in Ireland in 2014 and in particular the experience of poverty amongst older people.
In preparing this booklet we spoke to our members in Cork, Dublin and Galway to understand the impact that austerity has had on their lives and on their wellbeing.
Download a PDF of this report via the link below.
Note: The views expressed in this booklet are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Social Protection.