Resources

Elderly

Age Action Ireland

30-31 Lr. Camden St., Dublin 2
Phone: (01) 475 6989

Seeks to empower older people to live full lives and to secure their rights.


Age and Opportunity

Marino Institute of Education, Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9
Phone: (01) 805 7709


Alone

1 Willie Bermingham Place,
Kilmainham Lane,
Dublin 8
Phone: (01) 679 1032

A voluntary organization helping elderly people living alone in Dublin.


Care & Repair Programme


Phone: (01) 475 6989

Age Action carries out minor home repairs for the elderly through fifteen centres nationwide.


Centre for Ageing Research and Development in Ireland


5th floor, Bishop’s Square, Redmond’s Hill, Dublin 2
Phone: (01) 478 6308

Promotes research on ageing.


Friendly Call Ireland



Buzzardstown Campus, Mulhuddart, Dublin 15
Phone: (087) 798 5200

The mission of Friendly Call is to develop, deliver and oversee the provision of a professional, quality, friendly, confidential, good neighbour and health care service, offering a range of health and social support to older people and to all adults who may feel vulnerable or alone.


Friends of the Elderly

25 Bolton St., Dublin 1
Phone: (01) 873 1855


HOMELink

APC Building, Southern Cross Business Park, Boghall Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow
Phone: (01) 201 4473

Operates a free telephone support line for the elderly.


HSE Senior Help Line

National Office, Third Age Centre, Summerhill, Co. Meath.
Phone: Locall 1850 440 444

A confidential listening service by and for older people.


HSE services for the elderly

are listed in the Green Pages of the phone book under HSE Community Services/Health Centres.


Independent Age

c/o Mrs Frances Galloway, PO Box 406, Waterford.
Phone: (051) 399 989

Helps older people on lower income to live with dignity and peace of mind.


National Centre for the Protection of Older People

Health Sciences Centre, UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4
Phone: (01) 716 6467

Researches elder abuse in Ireland.


Psychiatry of Old Age

61 Eccles St., Dublin 1
Phone: 01) 860 0488

Visit people with psychiatric problems at home, in the North Dublin area.


Senior Help Line, HSE

National Office, Third Age Centre, Summerhill, Co. Meath
Phone: (046) 955 7766

a confidential listening service by and for older people.


Senior Times

15 Oxford Lane, Ranelagh, Dublin 6
Phone: (01) 496 9028

gives information on activities for the over fifties.


Third Age Foundation

Summerhill, Co. Meath
Phone: (046) 955 7766

run by and for older people


University of the Third Age (U3A)


Phone: (01) 498 4746
(01) 475 6989

An informal gathering of people who want to learn, with themselves as the principal resource.


Voice for Older People

Donegal
Phone: (074) 917 3818


Voice for Older People in Donegal


Phone: (074) 917 3818


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>