Posts Tagged ‘Older persons charity’

ALONE encourage older people to take extra care as Met Éireann issues orange weather warning for north and west

February 11th, 2020

Dublin, 10th February 2020   ALONE is urging older people to take extra care following the status orange weather warning issued by Met Éireann for parts of the west and north as Storm Ciara continues. In place from 6am today until 8pm this evening, very strong westerly winds with mean speeds of 65 to 80km/h are forecast in coastal areas and gusts could reach 110 and 130km/h later tonight. These winds will affect Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare and Kerry.


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Jedward & ALONE launch Christmas Campaign “Share your presence”

November 26th, 2015

ALONE, the charity that provides services for older people in need, has today launched their Christmas campaign highlighting the isolation and loneliness of older people around Christmastime. At the launch of the campaign ALONE, joined by Jedward, called on the public to “share your presence” with anyone who may be isolated or lonely this holiday season.
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