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Kilkenny: Ireland’s First Age-Friendly City

Learn more about the Irish city that is a groundbreaking age-friendly community. The Kilkenny initiative emphasizes collaboration with local Older People's Councils to ensure that the voices of older residents are heard by community leaders.

Small town main street. Livable Communities.


An age-friendly community is a livable community for people of all ages.

The Tool Kit

Learn how to become a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities:

1. Getting Started
2. Planning
3. Implementation
4. Evaluation
5. Connecting

Learn more about AARP Livable Communities

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Each issue of the award-winning AARP Livable Communities e-Newsletter contains a mix of inspiring examples, community resources and information about livability efforts from places near and far. Subscribe today!

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