September 30 -
October 6, 2024


Celebrating aging and the benefits of active living at any age, Active Aging Week showcases the capabilities of older adults as fully participating members of society. This campaign also spotlights role models that lead the way. Learn how you can join with thousands of Active Aging Week supporters to help change the way we age.



International Council on Active Aging® (ICAA), organizer of Active Aging Week®, provides accredited media with a complimentary membership to ICAA in order to assist writers, editors and bloggers with reliable sources of news about active aging worldwide. If you would like to take advantage of this complimentary membership, simply email your contact information to, or call us at 866-335-9777.

Press releases

Sept. 26, 2022,Wellness at the forefront of Active Aging Week 2022

Sept. 22, 2021,Active Aging Week 2021 Highlights the Importance of Wellness

September 21, 2020,Active Aging Week 2020 to launch in-person and online

May 12, 2019, Active aging takes on new meaning, grabs global attention as the world’s population jumps in age

August 25, 2018, Record participation expected for Active Aging Week 2018, September 23-29

August 25, 2017, Active Aging Week all set to 'ignite passions' in its milestone year

September 25, 2016, Active Aging Week® wrap-up gala celebrates 15-year anniversary of organization that started it

June 1, 2016, Theme announced for Active Aging Week 2016

September 25, 2015, More than 3,000 events planned for older adults as Active Aging Week 2015 begins

September 21, 2015, Active Aging Week® 2015 Encourages Spirit of Adventure in Daily Life

July 17, 2015, Active Aging Week 2015 gains momentum as President’s Council teams with ICAA

April 1, 2015: New website and resources aim to spur “millions more” older adults to participate in Active Aging Week

February 10, 2015: Live Your Adventure is message to older adults for Active Aging Week

September 20, 2014: 3,000 events planned for older adults as Active Aging Week begins