IRT Foundation

IRT Foundation supports research, education and advocacy activities and partners with the community to create age-friendly communities.

We do this through:

  • Our Research program builds knowledge through funding research into ageing-well in Australia 
  • Our Community programs fund practical solutions for achieving age-friendly communities
  • Our Education and Advocacy initiatives bring stakeholders, decision makers and industry partners together to achieve collaborative outcomes for older Australians.

 

IRT Foundation

Latest News :

This Year Spare a Thought for Christmases Past

This year, as children start making their lists for Santa and checking them twice, take some time to ask older friends, family and neighbours about how Christmas was celebrated when they were children. In a not-too-distant era, Christmas celebrations looked very different...

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December 13, 2017

Illawarra Residents Celebrate Christmas

Up to 400 residents from 13 IRT Lifestyle Communities in the Illawarra came together on Friday for one of the biggest Christmas parties of the year.

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December 13, 2017

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