May 10, 2022

CRM (Salesforce) Administrator

ALONE is a national organisation that supports and empowers older people to age happily and securely at home. We support individuals and their families, work with other organisations, and campaign nationwide to improve the lives of older people. We work with all older people, including those who are lonely, isolated, […]
May 9, 2022

Communications & Campaigns Officer.

Role Overview ALONE has a position for a Communications & Campaigns Officer to join our Communications & Fundraising Team. The role will sit in the Communications Team, with direct reporting to the Head of Communications and Fundraising.  Responsibilities will include Sourcing stories of ALONE’s everyday impact across the organisation and […]
April 27, 2022

MULTI-MILLION EURO DIGITAL SKILLS PROGRAMME FOR OLDER PEOPLE LAUNCHES IN-PERSON TRAINING IN 26 COUNTIES

Vodafone Ireland Foundation with partners Active Retirement Ireland & ALONE launch in-person digital skills training classes for over 65s in Gigabit Hubs and *Public Broadband Connection Points (BCPs) across Ireland Recent Vodafone report reveals just over half (53%) of Irish adults are equipped with basic digital skills and over 65s […]
April 8, 2022

Older people in Roscommon need your support

ALONE is calling for members of the public to volunteer their friendship Dublin, April 2022  ALONE, the organisation which supports older people to age at home, is recruiting volunteers in Roscommon. The organisation is encouraging members of the public to get involved in their local community by volunteering to participate […]
April 8, 2022

Older people in Mayo need your support

ALONE is calling for members of the public to volunteer their friendship Dublin, April 2022  ALONE, the organisation which supports older people to age at home, is recruiting volunteers in Mayo. The organisation is encouraging members of the public to get involved in their local community by volunteering to participate […]
April 8, 2022

Older people in Galway need your support

ALONE is calling for members of the public to volunteer their friendship Dublin, April 2022  ALONE, the organisation which supports older people to age at home, is recruiting volunteers in Galway. The organisation is encouraging members of the public to get involved in their local community by volunteering to participate […]
March 31, 2022

ALONE calls for cross-Government intervention to protect older people from the ravages of inflation

Dublin, 30th March:  ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, has today called again on the government for a pandemic-like response to alleviate the rising cost of living to help those in greatest need. In light of the latest price increases from Electric Ireland the government […]
March 25, 2022

GLENVEAGH STAFF VOLUNTEER AT ALONE HOUSING FACILITY

Friday 25th March, 2022: Glenveagh employees spent the morning in Dublin city centre, volunteering at charity partner, ALONE’s Housing Facility as part of a Maintenance Volunteering Day. 18 Glenveagh staff volunteered on the day, helping with tasks such as painting, gardening, and general maintenance. This charity day was part of […]
March 23, 2022

Senior Impact & Evaluation Officer

The Senior Impact & Evaluation Officer will develop and manage data collection systems.  They will collate and analysing quantitative and qualitative datasets in accordance with GDPR requirements. If you have experience  of developing and implementing evaluation and monitoring systems and leading and managing the process of building the evaluation capacity […]
March 22, 2022

Older people in Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare need your support

ALONE is calling for members of the public to volunteer their friendship ALONE, the organisation which supports older people to age at home, is recruiting Telephone Support & Befriending volunteers in Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare. The organisation is encouraging more members of the public to get involved in their local […]
March 15, 2022

‘Pandemic-like response needed to address cost of living crisis’, says ALONE

The organisation believes that more targeted measures to support older people are needed Dublin, 14th March 2022: ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, has today called on the government for a pandemic-like response to alleviate the rising cost of living to help those in greatest […]
February 25, 2022

Support Coordinator – Nationwide.

Support Coordinators provide practical support and coordinate services for and with older people to address challenges and to find solutions. An integral part of the Support Coordination role is to help resolve financial and pension difficulties, support engagement with local events and activities, access housing grants and adaptations, navigate the […]
February 25, 2022

Volunteer Support Officer -VSO- Nationwide.

The Volunteer Support Officer will be responsible for recruiting, training, supporting and developing our Volunteers in their Befriending and Support role with ALONE. ALONE support older people to age at home. We provide direct, frontline services to people aged 60 and over, through support coordination, befriending and support, housing with […]
February 25, 2022

Technology Engagement Officer -TEO- Nationwide

The TEO role combines technology and social care to transform the lives of older people. The Technology Engagement Officer must have an understanding of Assistive Technology devices and be comfortable with the functionality, configuration and set up, of the suite of devices ALONE currently provide. The TEO will also hold […]
February 24, 2022

‘Normal rules don’t apply to older people’

ALONE asks the public to respect older people’s boundaries and preferences as further restrictions in Ireland are removed Dublin, 23rd February 2022    ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, is asking members of the public to be respectful of older people’s boundaries and preferences as Ireland […]
February 22, 2022

Quality & Compliance Officer – Snr.

This role will manage the Quality Management System (“QMS”) and Compliance within ALONE, making sure all quality and compliance standards are maintained throughout the organisation.  To ensure continuous improvement processes are in place and implemented within all areas of ALONE. Background: ALONE is a national organisation that supports and empowers […]
February 17, 2022

National Support and Referral Line Coordinator – 6 month Maternity cover initially

The Support and Referral Line Coordinator will manage and support ALONE NSRL Volunteers and form part of the overall Support Services team. This will include the recruitment and retention of volunteers. Also,training and supervision of Volunteers.  ALONE support older people to age at home. We provide direct, frontline services to […]
February 17, 2022

CRM Administrator

The role of the CRM Administrator will be to support the organisation by maintaining our existing CRM and ensuring it supports the organisation to deliver on our strategic goals as we grow. Operations at ALONE is responsible for the following areas: Quality, IT, Training, Risk, Strategic and Business planning, Impact […]
February 17, 2022

PRIVACY AND SECURITY IN RELATION TO PERSONAL INFORMATION IS THE BIGGEST CONCERN FOR OLDER PEOPLE WHEN USING TECHNOLOGY

Research from Vodafone Ireland Foundation as part of its Hi Digital programme finds that 74% of those aged between 65 and 75 are most nervous using technology when signing up or paying for services online Research finds that 79% of older people admitted that technology enhanced their ability to stay […]
February 11, 2022

Cost of living relief measures welcomed by ALONE

Dublin, 11th February 2022: ALONE, the organisation that supports older people to age at home, has welcomed the relief measures announced by the government yesterday. The organisation is particularly pleased with the €9 per week increase of the Fuel Allowance until the end of the season. ALONE had previously called […]