Posts Tagged ‘Department of Health’

Irish Society for Autism respond to RTÉ Investigates report on Department of Health

March 26th, 2021

The Irish Society for Autism has expressed its shock and disappointment at an RTÉ Investigates report on last night’s Prime Time regarding the Department of Health secretly using information from private doctor consultations to build and maintain dossiers on children with autism and families who were involved in legal actions against the State.
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ALONE extends opening times of COVID-19 phone line for older people as it receives hundreds of calls

March 16th, 2020

ALONE calls on community to support older people who may be vulnerable

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people, has received hundreds of calls to their COVID-19 support line for older people since it launched on Monday last, 9 March, and has extended its opening hours to include Saturdays and Sundays.

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ALONE engages in government consultation on new home care model

April 24th, 2017

13 charities collaborate on home care submission to Department of Health

ALONE, the charity that supports older people to age at home, has aligned with 12 other charities and advocacy groups in response to a new review on the regulation and financing of homecare by the Health Research Board that was published by Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People, Helen McEntee TD earlier this month.

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