ALONE celebrates International Day of Older Persons by highlighting the work we still need to do to support an ageing population

As the world comes together to celebrate International Older Persons Day on October 1st, ALONE joins the global community in honouring the invaluable contributions of older people.

Loneliness Taskforce calls for €5m funding to address loneliness in Budget 2024, as action plan remains on the shelf

Urgent action required as Taskforce states: “We do not want…

CSO housing data shows older people’s housing needs are heading for a crisis, says ALONE

Number of private renters aged 65+ has doubled since 2011, according to latest Census results

ALONE welcome increased rate of pay for home support workers but raise concern at cut to home support hours to be delivered this year.

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, has welcomed the increased rate of pay for home support workers but says older people should not see their care hours cut.

ALONE calls for pension increases and urgent investment in services in their Pre-Budget Submission

There are ‘One Million and Counting’ older people in Ireland. ALONE…

ALONE calls on Government to live up to commitment to benchmark the State Pension

At current levels the Government would need to increase the pension…