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#Seán Moynihan

# sean-moynihan - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Nursing home waiting lists are ‘spiralling out of control’

Over 2,100 people are on the HSE’s Fair Deal waiting list.

# sean-moynihan - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

One in five older Irish people live in deprivation

74,520 Irish people over the age of 65 are suffering enforced deprivation.

# sean-moynihan - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Older people in poverty 'picking between eating and heating'

Advocacy groups say today’s CSO figures showing an increase in poverty among older people reflects the reality they see on the ground.

# sean-moynihan - Monday 24 December, 2012

Have you checked on your older neighbours?

Charity urges people to share the Christmas spirit and provide companionship this Christmas.

# sean-moynihan - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Charity for older people celebrates 35 years of service

Alone will celebrate the anniversary at Glasnevin Cemetery, honouring volunteers who have been with the charity in excess of three decades.

# sean-moynihan - Friday 23 December, 2011

Older people risk isolation at Christmas, charity warns

Loneliness can have real health effects with Christmas a particularly bad time, support organisation Alone said.

# sean-moynihan - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Huge rise in calls from vulnerable older people

The was a 50 per cent increase in requests for help from older people last year, one charity has said.

# sean-moynihan - Friday 30 September, 2011

Charity expresses concern about out-of-date poverty figures

Following the publication of figures by the CSO yesterday, ALONE’s CEO has urged the public not to forget that there is a significant number of older people at risk of poverty in Ireland.