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Covid-19 Community Supports: Older Citizens

March 30, 2020  Posted in: Community

Dublin City Council has announced a new partnership with ALONE to provide support and assistance to older people during the COVID-19 pandemic. They are working together on

1. Food deliveries.

2. Medication deliveries from pharmacies.

3. Solid fuel deliveries.

4. Befriending service providing companionship to older people who would like extra social contact through a weekly volunteer visit or telephone call.

5. Support – if you need advice or are concerned about a family member, neighbour or friend.

If you need support, or would like to make a referral, call the ALONE support line on: 0818 222 024

Older citizens in need of support can also call SeniorLine, a FREEPHONE service between 10am and 10pm every day of the year on 1800 804591 or visit their website: www.thirdageireland.ie

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