ALONE is a charity organization in Ireland highlighting the plight of older people living alone. Founded in 1977 by the late Willie Bermingham to help elderly people living on their own who may feel isolated and lonely, volunteers visit older people and befriend them. The name ALONE was chosen as an acronym of the words; ‘A Little Offering Never Ends’.ALONE 'works with the 1 in 5 older people who are homeless, socially isolated, living in deprivation or in crisis'. They provide Supportive Housing, Befriending, Community Response and Campaigning services to older people 365 days a year.

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  • ALONE
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  • ALONE is a charity organization in Ireland highlighting the plight of older people living alone. Founded in 1977 by the late Willie Bermingham to help elderly people living on their own who may feel isolated and lonely, volunteers visit older people and befriend them. The name ALONE was chosen as an acronym of the words; ‘A Little Offering Never Ends’. ALONE 'works with the 1 in 5 older people who are homeless, socially isolated, living in deprivation or in crisis'. They provide Supportive Housing, Befriending, Community Response and Campaigning services to older people 365 days a year. ALONE's Fundraising work includes The Key To Dignity campaign to raise money to provide homes for homeless older people. In Glasnevin Cemetery there is the Alone Millenium Plot where the charity buries those who were unclaimed when they died and had no one to take care of a funeral for them. In 2012 Alone celebrated 35 years of service. (en)
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  • Works with vulnerable older people
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  • Sean Moynihan (en)
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  • ALONE is a charity organization in Ireland highlighting the plight of older people living alone. Founded in 1977 by the late Willie Bermingham to help elderly people living on their own who may feel isolated and lonely, volunteers visit older people and befriend them. The name ALONE was chosen as an acronym of the words; ‘A Little Offering Never Ends’.ALONE 'works with the 1 in 5 older people who are homeless, socially isolated, living in deprivation or in crisis'. They provide Supportive Housing, Befriending, Community Response and Campaigning services to older people 365 days a year. (en)
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  • ALONE (en)
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