Society and Charities

Thinking Ahead – Growing Old in Your Own Home

“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining. [State of the Union Address January 11 1962]” ― John F. Kennedy Most people are always thinking ahead.  However, we seldom think of how we will cope when we are elderly. We don’t think about the nitty gritty details of living at home, common ailments that are just a […]

Society and Charities

Today is…International Day of Older Persons

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Today is…International Day of Older Persons Almost every day of the year is assigned some sort of status in order to generate awareness and well intended funding for a charity, tackling a global disease or an inequality. Well, on the 14th of December 1990 the UN General Assembly designated the 1st Day of October as the ‘International Day of Older […]

Society and Charities

Interesting Press Release from ‘ALONE’

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ALONE CEO The CEO of ALONE, Sean Moynihan, has welcomed the announcement from Minister Kathleen Lynch that €450 million will be allocated for the refurbishment or replacement of state-owned nursing homes and facilities for people with disabilities. The economy is certainly picking up and reinvesting in infrastructure initiatives when the tax returns are good and the labour rates are competitive, […]

Community Sponsorship, Society and Charities

Age Action Ireland Week & Ireland ‘failing to plan’ for rise in elderly population

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Age Action Ireland Week We are trying to show our support for Age Action Ireland, if you happen to come across our blog post, spread the news.  Like, Share and Comment with your digital friends, and more importantly try and support Age Action Ireland if you can.  If you can spread the news brilliant, its about REACH and AWARENESS for […]

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