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ICSA / Bogus Charity Operations

Age Action is a member of the Irish Charity Shops Association, the main aim of which is to pool expertise and join forces to promote common interests, and to help members run their shops more effectively and efficiently.

Please look out for the ICSA logo, which is displayed by all members in their shops and also on the collection bag that you receive through your door.

Be aware of bogus collectors and if in doubt ask to see the logo.

Irish Charity Shops Association | Age Action

Input into the Nursing Home Expert Panel on perspectives and experiences in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic

(17 June) The Alliance of Age Sector NGOs, represented by Age Action, is meeting with the Nursing Home Expert Panel to communicate perspectives and experiences in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on nursing homes, with a particular focus on planning the further responses to nursing homes’ needs over the next 18 months.  National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET), chaired by the Government’s Chief Medical Officer, was established in January. It has been providing direction, guidance, support and expert advice on the development and implementation of Ireland’s strategic response to the pandemic. The Panel is due to report to the Minister for Health by end June 2020 and is has undertaken a public consultation details of which are available here.