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Northern Ireland Pensioners’ Parliament 2014

13 January 2014

The Northern Ireland Pensioners’ Parliament allows older people from across Northern Ireland to have their say on the issues that matter to them. Organised by Age Sector Platform, 2014 will be the fourth year of the Parliament.

The local parliaments will take place between February and April and will ensure that older people’s views from every county in Northern Ireland are represented.

  • Belfast – Friday 21 February
  • Enniskillen – Friday 7 March
  • Newry – Friday 14 March
  • Craigavon – Friday 21 March
  • Larne – Friday 28 March
  • Magherafelt - Friday 4 April
  • Omagh – Thursday 10 April

Each event will take place between 10am and 3.30pm and lunch will be provided.

Delegates from each local parliament will be selected to attend the Northern Ireland Pensioners’ Parliament in Belfast on Thursday 29 and Friday 30 May. This two day regional parliament will decide on priority issues for older people across the province.

If you would like to attend your local parliament contact Age Sector Platform on 028 9031 2089 or email info@agesectorplatform.org As spaces are limited, booking in advance is essential.

The Survey
In order to identify the priority issues for older people in each county, a survey will be conducted. The questionnaire is short and simple and will take no longer than five minutes.

Regardless of whether you are able to attend your local parliament, filling in the questionnaire will provide you with the opportunity to share your views.

To complete the questionnaire go to www.pensionersparliament.org Hard copies are also available, telephone 028 9031 2089 or email info@agesectorplatform.orgThe deadline for completing the questionnaire is 27 March.