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#Age Action

# age-action - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Marked increase in calls from older people to helpline

Following recent attacks on elderly people during burglaries, a charity has said there is increased fear and concern among older people.

# age-action - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Column: Charities need our trust – so they require tighter regulation

The non-profit sector generates €6billion a year but goes virtually unregulated, writes Michael Moriarty. Isn’t it time this changed?

# age-action - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Age Action is latest charity to ask staff for unpaid leave

The elderly outreach charity says sustained cuts to statutory funding are making it a struggle to balance its books.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

# age-action - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

More seniors embracing technology - and the mobile phone

The rise in ‘silver surfers’ is creating a huge market potential.

# age-action - Thursday 29 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge Russian museum director works on... aged 90 Russian Work Ethic

Russian museum director works on... aged 90

Age is just a number to iconic woman in the Russian art world.

# age-action - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Support group says Wexford death is a 'wake up call'

The man whose body was found in Wexford town on Sunday has been named locally as 62-year-old Alan Moore.

# age-action - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

One in four would be embarrassed to have counselling - survey

An industry survey showed men are less likely than women to seek counselling for personal difficulties.

# age-action - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Get your Ma and Da online with Google's new website

GetYourFolksOnline.ie is a tool so younger people can help their parents (and grandparents) learn how to use the Internet.

# age-action - Friday 23 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Ó Muircheartaigh is Ireland's favourite ageing role model Old News

Ó Muircheartaigh is Ireland's favourite ageing role model

The legendary GAA commentator joins Mary O’Rourke and Giovanni Trappatoni as some of Ireland’s most popular older people.

# age-action - Monday 19 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Caption comp: Does this make you feel positive about ageing? Caption

Caption comp: Does this make you feel positive about ageing?

We’re not sure what’s being advertised here – so help the PR guys and fill out your own caption for Georgia and pals…

# age-action - Thursday 19 May, 2011

"Nightmare situation" as Fair Deal applications suspended

The Fair Deal nursing home scheme has already run out of funding for this year and can’t accommodate any new people who need financial assistant to cover the costs of that care.