The Active Retirement Ireland Development Team is on hand to provide support and guidance to ARAs across the nine ARI regions.

Southern Region (Cork & Kerry)

Regional Development Officer: Anne O’Brien 087-2736781
Outreach Team:
Kathleen O’Shea 086-3058737
Breda Fenton 087-6426495

South East Region (Wexford, Waterford, Carlow, Kilkenny & South Tipperary)

Regional Development Officer: Madeleine O’Brien 086-4080286

Eastern Region North (North County Dublin, City North, & North Kildare)

Regional Development Officer:  Mairead Sweetman 086-4099959

Eastern Region South (South County Dublin, City South, South Kildare & Wicklow)

Regional Development Officer: Eileen Dowling 087-2627982

North East Region: (Cavan, Louth, Meath & Monaghan)

Regional Development Officer: Maria Curtis 087-2046629

Midlands Region (Laois, Longford, Offaly & Westmeath)

Regional Development Officer: Anne Drury 087-2077078

Offaly — Jim Keating 086-8177597

Longford — Des Skelly 087-2951756

Western Region (Galway, Mayo & Roscommon)

Regional Development Officer: Joe Grehan 087-6104805 

Galway — Sean Kelly 087-2257561

Mid West Region (Clare, Limerick & North Tipperary)

Regional Development Officers:

Eugene Phillips 086-8127788

North Tipperary — Kay Murphy 086-1553603

North West Region (Donegal, Leitrim & Sligo )

Regional Development Officers: 

Donegal — Dorothy Toye 086-3043775
Sligo and Leitrim — Vacant. Please contact the national office 01 873 3836 or 

Alternatively, send us an email to or call 01-8733836