Archive for September, 2021

ALONE Says Five Euro Increase to Pension Is Unacceptable

September 17th, 2021

‘In no uncertain terms will a €5 increase in the State Pension be acceptable’

ALONE says Budget 2022 must deliver on commitment made by government at setting the State Pension at 34% of average earnings


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‘Fuel Allowance accounted for with fees, taxes and increased charges’, says ALONE

September 13th, 2021

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, today called on government to extend the Fuel Allowance season to 32-weeks and increase the payment by €4 per week. The organisation’s call comes against the backdrop of dramatic increases in fuel prices over 2021, placing many older people at greater risk of fuel poverty.
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On Yer Bike at Pedalpalooza Dublin!

September 12th, 2021

Dublin City Council proudly presents Pedalpalooza, a FREE cycling event for all, taking place today, Sunday, from 1pm to 5pm in Fairview Park as part of National Bike Week. Pedalpalooza aims to celebrate and promote the benefits of cycling through workshops, entertaining talks and fun activities.
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Get on your bike at Pedalpalooza Dublin!

September 6th, 2021

Dublin City Council proudly presents Pedalpalooza, a FREE cycling event for all, taking place Sunday 12th of September from 1pm to 5pm in Fairview Park. Pedalpalooza aims to celebrate and promote the benefits of cycling through workshops, entertaining talks and fun activities.
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‘Housing for All must deliver for ageing demographic’, says ALONE

September 3rd, 2021

ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, has broadly welcomed the government’s new housing strategy, ‘Housing for All – A New Housing Plan for Ireland’, which was announced earlier today.
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