Conference 2016: Eamon O'Shea Social Initiative workshop presentation
Eamon O’Shea is a Personal Professor in the Department of Economics at the National University of Ireland Galway, founder Director of the Irish Centre for Social Gerontology (ICSG) and currently Director of the National Centre for Social Research on Dementia. His work has been influential in setting the agenda for reform of services and policies for older people in Ireland. Professor O'Shea has recently been awarded a Health Research Board National Leader Grant in Dementia. Professor O’Shea was is a former manager of the Tipperary hurling, as well as coach to numerous under-age teams in his own club Salthill-Knocknacarra over the past twenty years.
Eamon spoke on making your club more Age Friendly and the the importance of volunteering.