As of the 24 September 2015 The Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland (CARDI) became the Ageing Research and Development Division within the Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH).
This website will remain online but will no longer be updated. To keep up to date with our work please visit the Division of Ageing Research and Development section of the IPH website.
A new US report on livable communities for older people provides an overview of ways to help older people remain independent and engaged, and serves as a guide for activists and local governments to transform their communities for ageing in place.
This statistical report presents the results of the Attitudes of Disabled and Older People to Public Transport Survey that was developed by the Central Statistics and Research Branch (CSRB) in the Department for Regional Development (DRD) (NI)in conjunction with the Inclusive Mobility and Transport Advisory Committee (IMTAC) and carried out between 17th November 2014 and 16th January 2015. This is the first such report produced by CSRB. It can be accessed on the DRD website at:
Transport is the invisible glue that holds our lives together, an under-recognised contributor to economic, social and personal wellbeing. Des O'Neill looks at the myths about older drivers and how transport benefits older people and the wider community. Read more here.