Advocacy

Access

Older People must have Access to Services which will enable them to live and age with dignity in their own homes for as long as they wish. Transport Services in rural and urban areas so that they can participate and volunteer in their communities in areas such s caring, culture and recreational activities.  Technology to eliminate the […]

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Health

Older People must have Full Access to all essential health services based solely on a positive commitment to the health of Older People and free from any age related biases or discrimination. Equality of treatment for older people should not be withheld on the basis of age alone and must be for clear and agreed clinical reasons. Access […]

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Income

All Older People must have access to a decent income in retirement which will allow them to live with dignity a life, free from poverty and constant worry in decent well heated homes with good nutrition. This will support and enable them to fully participate, as equals, with all across the lifecycle. In retirement the State Pension is the […]

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Rights

The Irish Senior Citizens Parliament Charter of Rights for Older People states that they must have the right to to live an independent, active and full life without discrimination on the grounds of age, gender, marital status , sexual orientation disability, religion , ethnicity, or membership of the traveller community. the right to travel, to participate in […]

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