On September 9, 2011, we became the first County in the Dublin Region to go Age Friendly. Our programme is led by the Fingal Alliance and we have also established a local Older People’s Council which represents the views of older people within the Alliance.
Two important Age Friendly Documents Launched
Mayor of Fingal, Councillor Anthony Lavin in the company of Minister Damien English T.D. launched two important documents as part of Fingal County Council’s Age Friendly initiative in The Atrium, Fingal County Council, Swords on Monday March 25th 2019. The report The Provision of Accommodation for older people in Fingal Engaging with the Private Sector and its accompanying information leaflet 10 Ways to Construct a More Lifetime Adaptable and Age Friendly Home” are important additions to the work of Fingal County Council in enhancing their approach to the provision of life cycle adaptable and age appropriate housing across the County at construction stage.
Fingal HAPI Report
On December 5,2016 the Fingal Healthy & Positive Ageing Indicators Report was launched by Minister of State for Communities and the National Drugs Strategy, Catherine Byrne, TD. To view the report please click this link: Fingal Healthy & Positive Ageing Indicators Report