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#Seán Moynihan

# sean-moynihan - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Nursing home waiting lists are 'spiralling out of control'
# Fair Deal
# Fair Deal

Nursing home waiting lists are 'spiralling out of control'

Oct 29th 2014, 10:50 PM 11,897 Views 35 Comments

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
# Poverty
# Poverty

One in five older Irish people live in deprivation

Sep 30th 2014, 7:49 PM 10,473 Views 35 Comments

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'
# Elderly
# Elderly

Older people in poverty 'picking between eating and heating'

Aug 15th 2013, 4:28 PM 7,089 Views 115 Comments

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?
# Older People
# Older People

Have you checked on your older neighbours?

Dec 24th 2012, 6:45 AM 2,168 Views 2 Comments

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
# Not Alone
# Not Alone

Charity for older people celebrates 35 years of service

Jul 15th 2012, 7:45 AM 2,220 Views 3 Comments

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
# Christmas
# Christmas

Older people risk isolation at Christmas, charity warns

Dec 23rd 2011, 9:06 PM 1,966 Views 7 Comments

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
# Older People
# Older People

Huge rise in calls from vulnerable older people

Oct 19th 2011, 9:31 PM 452 Views 4 Comments

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Charity expresses concern about out-of-date poverty figures
# Older People
# Older People

Charity expresses concern about out-of-date poverty figures

Sep 30th 2011, 5:22 PM 276 Views 4 Comments

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.