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About Age Friendly Business

It’s easy to make your business age friendly. Most age friendly practices are low or zero cost and can mean a big difference in your bottom line. Simple changes such as making your business easier to find, enter, move around and make purchases in are good for your customers and better for your business.

By advertising yourself as an age friendly business, you are letting older people know that you value their custom and you are committed to serving them. Join the Age Friendly Business community today and learn how to attract and retain this powerful customer base.

 

What is involved?

In four simple steps, you will be an Age Friendly Business.

  1. Identify a member of staff to act as a champion for age-friendliness
  2. Attend the information seminar in your area
  3. Consult with your older customers
  4. Create a Commitment to Age Friendliness with your first three actions.

Nationally, Age Friendly Business Recognition is a growing brand, supported by Chambers Ireland, the Age Friendly Counties Programme, Age and Opportunity and the Netwell Centre. This recognition allows customers to identify you as an age friendly business and publicises your business to older consumers.

You will get decal window sticker and be included in the directory of Age Friendly Businesses. We can also connect you to others in the age-friendly business network and provide a tool kit and support on how to give better service to older adults and in turn, increase your business.