You are invited to a meeting for the formation of the Tipperary Older Peoples Council. The meeting will be held on Tuesday the 4th of February at The Order of Malta, Boheravoroon, Thurles Townparks, Thurles, Co. Tipperary, E41 HN28. Registration will be from 2:00pm.
Bridget Farrell, HSE Older Peoples Services will be in attendance and will provide a briefing on Home Supports, Residential Care and Fair Deal at 2.15 p.m.
Following the briefing we will discuss the role of the Older Peoples Council and how, in many ways, this is the key group of the Age Friendly Cities and Counties Programme. It brings the concerns and experiences of older people to the Age Friendly Alliance and the voice of older people to the decision making process of the Age Friendly Initiative throughout the county. Please find enclosed, also some information on the Tipperary Age Friendly Strategy.
It is our intention that the first meeting of the Executive of Tipperary Older Persons will be on Thursday the 20th of February. 3 additional Older Peoples Council Meeting will take place this year, dates to be agreed with the Executive