Rural Ageing in Northern Ireland: Quality of life amongst older people

Region
  • Northern Ireland

31st March 2010, This research was conducted under the ESRC research fellowship scheme in partnership with the Equality, Rights and Social Need Division, OFMDFM

Professor Deirdre Heenan

This study investigates the quality of life of older people living in rural areas in Northern Ireland.

Its highlights the diversity of experience nd addresses the many assumptions which surround ageing in a rural context.