Archive for 2018

Warm the heart of an older neighbour this winter

December 5th, 2018

Lord Mayor launches ALONE and Dublin City Council Cold Weather Initiative

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Dublin Learning City to promote accessible and life-long learning

December 4th, 2018

The new initiative was launched during 1916 Leader and Learners bursaries in the Mansion House today

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The Young Offenders Christmas Special

November 27th, 2018
The Young Offenders Christmas Special is coming to TV screens in December

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Have a Laugh for Loneliness with ALONE this Christmas

November 27th, 2018

Katherine Lynch is asking the public to reach out and have a laugh with older people
spending Christmas alone

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Leading NGOs urge Government to address homecare to ease winter trolley crisis

November 21st, 2018

Homecare Coalition call for €10 million towards additional homecare over Christmas

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Entertainment One announces ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’

November 8th, 2018

Following rave reviews from Toronto International Film Festival and BFI London Film Festival, Entertainment One are delighted to announce the release of ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’.

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Click&Go celebrate 3rd year in Deloitte Fast 50 awards

November 5th, 2018

The leading online travel agent has been ranked by the technology awards since 2016

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Brendan O’Carroll asks public to ‘Have a Laugh for Loneliness’ in aid of ALONE

October 29th, 2018

Comedian and actor, Brendan O’Carroll, and his wife and co-star, Jenny Gibney, are calling on the public to ‘Have a Laugh for Loneliness’ in aid of ALONE, the charity that supports older people to age at home. The campaign encourages people to host social events for family, friends and neighbours, to raise funds to support ALONE’s services.

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Lee Travel take over Cork’s long-standing Heffernan’s Travel

October 24th, 2018

The Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has welcomed the news that Lee Travel have acquired Heffernan’s Travel, which announced it was entering liquidation on 3rd October 2018.

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ALONE doubles number of older people supported and volunteers, as donations rise just 15%

October 23rd, 2018

ALONE, the charity that supports older people to age at home, launched its Annual Report today

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